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Apex 20.2, a Custom Download Procedure gives: ORA-20987: APEX - Unauthorized URL (Doc ID 2768193.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Application Express (APEX) - Version 20.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : APEX 20.2 version, Flow Builder

When attempting to download documents using custom code
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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500 Internal Server error

and in logs

SEVERE      <ID> GET localhost /ords/apex_util.count_click?p_u...<ID>&p_user=<ID>&p_workspace=<ID> 500 java.sql.SQLException: ORA-20987: APEX - Unauthorized URL:  <OWNER>.GET_DOCUMENTS?p_file=<ID> - Contact your application administrator.
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.WWV_FLOW_ERROR", line 1040
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.WWV_FLOW_ERROR", line 1407
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.WWV_FLOW_SECURITY", line 2476
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.Z", line 35
ORA-06512: at "APEX_200200.HTMLDB_UTIL", line 617
ORA-06512: at line 2



STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1.Upgrade from APEX 19 to 20.2
2. Test the application page that download documents and get the error when clicking the icons with type of document



Changes

 Upgraded to APEX 20.2

Cause

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