Text of Objects In TimesTen Database Having CharacterSet WE8DEC Is Not Displayed Correctly In Oracle SQLDeveloper (Doc ID 1602352.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database - Version 11.2.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Observed Behavior:
When using SQLDeveloper (3.2.20.09) to view a TimesTen database that was created with character set WE8DEC some of the text of the characters (e.g. object names, etc.) are not displayed correctly, what user saw was some Asian characters.  WE8DEC is a legacy Western European 8-bit character set for DEC supported in Oracle databases.

Reproduction:
1. Create TimesTen database on Unix/Linux with database character set WE8DEC
2. Connect to the database using SQLDeveoper from a Windows host
3. View database objects
4. Observe incorrect characters are displayed

Cause

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