Select from PostgreSQL Using DG4ODBC Gives Error ORA-28500 : Error Invalid Byte Sequence For Encoding UTF8 (Doc ID 1369633.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Using DG4ODBC 11.2 and the PostgreSQL ODBC driver gives the error:

ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
ERROR: invalid byte sequence for encoding "UTF8": 0xf3bfb127;
Error while executing the query {22021,NativeErr = 7}

Cause

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