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ODI Standalone and J2EE Agents Do Not Return Data when Oracle Database Context (SYS_CONTEXT) Is Used (Doc ID 1618599.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version and later
Oracle Data Integrator on Marketplace - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Starting with Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), retrieving an Oracle database Context value (SYS_CONTEXT) using a standalone or J2EE Agent returns null (blank).

However, when the SYS_CONTEXT is executed from ODI Studio using the Local (No Agent), the returned value is correct.

The value is also correct when using SYS_CONTEXT in SQL*Plus. The following command returns the value of MyParameter associated with the MyNamespace Context:


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