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Bulkload Does Not Import Special Characters Correctly (Doc ID 417019.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 10, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to 10.1.4.3 [Release 10gR1 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Special characters like German umlauts are not imported correctly using the bulkload utility.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

    1. Have an entry in OID with German umlauts.
    2. Dump the entry into an LDIF file:

    Cause

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