My Oracle Support Banner

JDBC Does Not Handle Meta Char ">" As Expected (Doc ID 1632761.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 16, 2016

Applies to:

JDBC - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When retrieving XMLType data type saved as BINARY, JDBC interprets meta char ">"  as  ">".

When using XMLType data type saved as CLOB, ">" is not interpreted.

When retreiving XMLType data type saved as CLOB, meta char ">" is not interpreted:


This behavior does not reproduce when connecting using JDBC to or databases.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.