APEX File Upload Cannot Load Large File With UNIX Line Terminators

(Doc ID 1589896.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (formerly HTML DB) - Version 4.1.1 to 4.2.2 [Release 4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While trying to upload files in an APEX application Unix line terminators, the APEX file upload cannot load large files. After a period of time the following error will be seen in the browser:



 APEX can successfully load the same large file with Windows line terminators, but with UNIX line terminators it seems to be trying to load the whole file as one line and never finishes.


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