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RE: Character sets

From: Wolfe, Charles <>
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2000 20:16:08 -0000
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The Euro symbol is supported by the WE8ISO8859P15 character set.

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From: Maser, Donna (SEA) [] Sent: Friday, December 15, 2000 2:16 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L Subject: RE: Character sets

Yes, the latest version does support Euro symbol.

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Sent: Friday, December 15, 2000 4:37 AM
To: Multiple recipients of list ORACLE-L


There is not.=20
You must export, rebuild and import.

Another thing, I'm not sure but I think that WE8ISO8859P1 does not allow the Euro symbol.

--- lerobe - Lee Robertson <> a =E9crit=A0: > All,
> =20
> I have been made aware of a problem at our site.
> =20
> Apparently we have a DB that was historically
> created with the wrong
> character set. It should be WE8ISO8859P1 but has
> been set at US7ASCII. The
> DB needs to be able to support German characters
> (such as =FC, =F6, =DF). Please
> tell me there is a way around this other than
> recreating the entire database
> (it is a fairly large DB).
> =20
> TIA=20
> =20
> Lee Robertson=20
> Acxiom=20
> Tel: 0191 525 7344=20
> Fax: 0191 525 7007=20
> Email:
> =20

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