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Cannot create a PDB with a characterset different than the CDB characterset using seed template (Doc ID 2277890.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.2]
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
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In 12c we can not create PDB with different character set if CDB is AL32UTF8(Seed template having AL32UTF8 character set) when trying to create PDB with other than AL32UTF8 character set  database it will create AL32UTF8 only.

When i am trying to create PDB database character set WE8ISO8859P1 using below command , PDB database has created with AL32UTF8 character set.





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