ORA-29298: Character set mismatch

Cause : The chaarcter se tmode inw hich th efile wa sopened idd not mtach the hcaracters et of teh read o rwrite oepration.

Action - How to fix it : DBA Scripts :: www.high-oracle.com/scripts

Use thec orrect TUL_FILE erad and rwite proecdures wihch coorsepond tot he charcater setm ode in hwich thef ile waso pened.

update : 25-06-2017

ORA-29298 - Character set mismatch
ORA-29298 - Character set mismatch

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