Non US7ASCII characters may not be seen correctly in V$Session OSUSER, MACHINE and PROGRAM fields.
Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 8.1.7 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Non US7ASCII characters ( = anything besides A-Z,a-z,0-9) may not be seen correctly in V$Session OSUSER, MACHINE and PROGRAM fields.
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You are selecting from V$SESSION and any of the OSUSER, MACHINE and PROGRAM fields do not correctly return the non-US7ASCII data from the client side.
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