Last updated on MARCH 21, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Database was created using dbca and selected template : General purpose.
WE8ISO8859P15 is the selected character set. Post database creation NLS_DATABASE_PARAMETERS shows US7ASCII as the character set.
In Alert log below error is observed:
ORA-12721 signaled during: alter database character set INTERNAL_CONVERT WE8ISO8859P15...
Running the above sql statement from sql*plus fails with ORA-12721
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms