APEX_JSON.PARSE Procedure Does Not Handle Some Unicode Characters
(Doc ID 2479731.1)
Last updated on FEBRUARY 18, 2021
Applies to:Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 5.1.4.00.08 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The APEX_JSON.PARSE procedure does not handle some Unicode correctly. If trying to add a smiley using \ud83d\ude03, the parse procedure does not handle this correctly.
Using JSON_TABLE works correctly, but this does not currently support CLOBs, so this method can not be used in 12.1.
Example Test Code:
Test case using apex_json.parse:
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