The Priority of NLS Parameters Explained (Where To Define NLS Parameters)
(Doc ID 241047.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 09, 2021
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This note explains the order in which NLS parameters are taken into account in the database client/server model using a standard client connection. i.e NLS_LANG
This is relevant from Oracle 8.0 Onward and intended for Oracle DBAs and support analysts.
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