Sending an Email Using the UTL_MAIL Package to MS Exchange Server 2010 Fails With: InvalidCharsetException When the Database Characterset is WE8DEC DB (Doc ID 1607318.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 10.2.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

UTL_MAIL program fails to send email on WE8DEC Database. The SMTP server is MS Exchange 2010.

Exception Stack:

#550 5.6.0 CAT.InvalidContent.Exception: InvalidCharsetException, Character set name (DEC-MCS) is invalid or not installed.; cannot handle content of message with InternalId 50078148, InternetMessageId <2fb79843-3054-4fb2-a155-ff4829d2086f@wv1-edge-01.vsnl.co.in>. ##

Cause

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