Change Oracle Database Character Set : NLS_CHARACTERSET

Change Oracle Database Character Set : NLS_CHARACTERSET

Step 1 – About

NLS_LANG is an environment parameter used to set the locale of a client application.

Setting the NLS_LANG environment parameter is the simplest way to specify locale behaviour for Oracle Database software. It sets the language and territory used by the client application. It also sets the client’s character set, which is the character set for data entered or displayed by a client program such as SQL*Plus.

NLS_LANG is not a NLS parameter, it’s an oracle environment variable set:

  • As an environment variable on UNIX platforms.
  • As a key in the registry on Windows platforms.

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How To Install Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP Stack) on Ubuntu 16.04

How To Install Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP Stack) on Ubuntu 16.04


A LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP ) Stack is the most popular environment in PHP website development and hosting.

  • Linux is the operating system,
  • Apache is the popular web server developed by Apache Foundation.
  • MySQL is relational database management system used for storing data
  • PHP is an development language.

This article will help you to Install Apache 2.4, MySQL 5.7 and PHP 7.0 . on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Systems. Continue reading “How To Install Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP Stack) on Ubuntu 16.04”

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