Oracle Text Doesn't Index Negative Numbers When "-" is Specified as a Printjoin (Doc ID 1437995.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 10.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 24-Oct-2013***

Symptoms

If a hyphen is defined as a printjoin character in Oracle Text, negative numbers will get indexed as a positive number and queries on the negative number will not return expected results. 

Cause

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