How to check Unix terminal Environments for the capability to display extended characters.

(Doc ID 265090.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: to
Information in this document applies to any platform.
All Unix/Linux platforms


Check if the terminal line settings (stty) allows to manage the expected characters.

Note that this note is about "real" unix terminals or X env emulators, not telnet/ssh connections.
We suggest to read first <> The correct NLS_LANG setting in Unix Environments and set you environment correctly and then, if there are still problem and you are using a X window environment , to use this note.


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