|Oracle® Database Globalization Support Guide
12c Release 1 (12.1)
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This chapter contains:
The following are changes in Oracle Database Globalization Support Guide for Oracle Database 12c Release 1 (12.1).
Support for Unicode 6.1, a major version of the Unicode Standard that supersedes all previous versions of the standard.
Support for new locales.
Support for the Unicode Collation Algorithm
The Database Migration Assistant for Unicode (DMU)
An intuitive and user-friendly GUI product that helps you streamline the migration process through an interface that minimizes the manual workload and ensures that the migration tasks are carried out correctly and efficiently. It replaces the
CSALTER utilities as the supported method for migrating databases to Unicode.
See "Migrating Character Data Using the Database Migration Assistant for Unicode" for more details and Oracle Database Migration Assistant for Unicode Guide for more details.
Some features previously described in this document (the
CSALTER utilities) are desupported in Oracle Database 12c Release 1 (12.1). See Oracle Database Upgrade Guide for a list of desupported features.