Oracle Text Contains With Stemming Returns Different Results In German (Doc ID 1563636.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Text - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal


Why ?

The same query using contains against XML data returns different results if nls_language is different, for word Venezuela.

alter session set nls_language='french';
select * from iris_fulltext where contains(rawcontent,'$venezuela within text',0)>0;

-> returns 457 matching rows

alter session set nls_language='german;
select * from iris_fulltext where contains(rawcontent,'$venezuela within text',0)>0;

-> returns no rows
 

Solution

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