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NLS Setup in a Multilingual Database Environment (Doc ID 187739.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.Purpose

This article aims to use case studies to document how to set up multilingual and multi characterset database environments. All cases will include examples of NLS_LANG and other variable settings at different sites and settings of the database characterset.
First of all an introduction will talk about general considerations when setting up a multilingual environment; after that several case studies will put those considerations into practice.


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