OpenVMS: ORA-12712 When Creating A New 10.2.0.4 Database Using DBCA with AL32UTF8 Character Set
(Doc ID 1096913.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha
***Checked for relevance on 09-Apr-2013***
Running Oracle Release 10gR2 version 10.2.0.4
Using DBCA to create a new General Purpose Database (which includes seed datafiles)
When trying to establish a database with a Character set of AL32UTF8, the following error is reported in the CloneDBCreation.log and Alert log files.
alter database character set INTERNAL_CONVERT AL32UTF8
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-12712: new character set must be a superset of old character set
Applied the 10.2.0.4 Patchset
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