sqlldr : charset conversion while loading ?

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Java sqlldr : charset conversion while loading ?

I am a newbie to Linux(Suse).I am facing a problem with 'sqlldr' utility while trying to upload data to Database tables.My backend is Oracle and is using the UTF8 encoding format.I am trying to load a datafile which contains some Western European Characters.While loading am getting an error 'value too large for column'.I think the charset conversion was not successful.

Can anyone please suggest how to move forward?

FYI. This issue happenend after the upgradation of my server from SUSE8 to SUSE9.Is there any settings or configuration file related to this as a part of Oracle client ?

Your help is appreciated.

With Regards
Dileep Pattayath
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MKCSMAPPER(1)						    BSD General Commands Manual 					     MKCSMAPPER(1)

mkcsmapper -- generates hashed conversion data for iconv(3) SYNOPSIS
mkcsmapper [-mpd] -o outfile infile DESCRIPTION
The mkcsmapper utility generates binary conversion data from plain text conversion tables for the iconv(3) library. The conversion data has two components: The conversion mapping between specific character encodings. A pivot file, which the possible source and destination encod- ing pairs or the set of mappings to use for a compound encoding. The following options are available: -d Turns on debug mode. -m Generate mapping data from infile. -o outfile Put generated binary data to outfile. -p Generate pivot data from outfile. EXIT STATUS
The mkcsmapper utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs. SEE ALSO
iconv(1), mkesdb(1), iconv(3) HISTORY
mkcsmapper first appeared in NetBSD 2.0, and made its appearance in FreeBSD 9.0. AUTHORS
This manual page was written by Gabor Kovesdan <gabor@FreeBSD.org>. BSD
Sep 6, 2009 BSD