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List of valid character sets

PSCHARSETS stores a list of valid character set (encoding) names which Tools supports for FileObject class (PeopleCode) and in our application products.

  • Related language record: PSCHARSETSLANG
  • PeopleSoft Field Name Field Type Column Type Description
    CHARSET Character(40) VARCHAR2(40) NOT NULL Character Set
    DESCR Character(30) VARCHAR2(30) NOT NULL Description
    DESCRSHORT Character(10) VARCHAR2(10) NOT NULL Short Description
    MAX_BYTES_CHAR Number(2,0) SMALLINT NOT NULL Max # of Bytes per Character
    UNICODE_CHARSET Character(1) VARCHAR2(1) NOT NULL Unicode or a Transformation?

    Y/N Table Edit

    Default: N

    CHARSET_TYPE Character(1) VARCHAR2(1) NOT NULL Character Set Type
    1=Single Byte
    2=Multi-Byte Non-Shifting
    3=Multi-Byte Shifting
    4=Multi-Byte Fixed
    9=Other / Unknown

    Default: 1

    WINDOWS_VALID Character(1) VARCHAR2(1) NOT NULL Windows Valid Character Set
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    PTRef generated on 21-DEC-20