From: Frank van Bortel <>
Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 12:53:34 +0200
Message-ID: <d9ee$4a3e112f$524b9d64$>

Laurenz Albe wrote:

> For example:
> Both Note 14786.1 and Note 341676.1 agree that code point
> hex 0x80 is not assigned in the WE8ISO8859P1 character set.
> Yet Oracle will happily accept this byte when you feed it
> to the client.
> This is what I complain about.

Point taken.
And I can only agree; I wish Oracle only had the options "Single Byte" and "Multi Byte" when creating a database.

The client side network should warn about using unassigned code points. However - it would generate a *lot* of warnings!


Frank van Bortel
Received on Sun Jun 21 2009 - 12:53:34 CEST

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