Seeded XML Publisher Reports Show Russian Characters As Inverted Question Marks ( ? )

(Doc ID 1268288.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Object Library - Version 12.1.2 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 5.6.3 to 5.6.3 [Release 5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.1.2 version, Apps rpt sets, rpt server, seeded rpts

Find Any XML Publisher reports with Russian characters are displayed as Question Marks(?)

Expect to display Russian characters correctly on PDF reports

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Submit a new request
2. Select any XML Publisher request
3. Submit the request

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot run and get output of xml publisher reports in Russian characters


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