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2352103 - How to set various system variable to view and load unicode data in Oracle using SAP Data Services on Linux


  • Data Services reading or loading from Oracle and unicode data is not displayed properly.
  • Failed data viewed from IS tasks or profile data from Oracle which is unicode is not displayed properly.



  • SAP Data Services 4.x
  • SAP Information Steward 4.x


SAP Data Services 4.2


NLS_LANG, ds, unicode, oracle, locale, lang, BODS, DS, BOIS, IS, NLS, LANG. codepage, unix, env, environment variable, utf8, utf16 , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , EIM-IS-DI , Information Steward - Data Insight , Problem

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