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* FAQ: XDB(XML Database) Frequently Asked Questions (Doc ID 2729478.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 19.0.0.0 [Release 12.2 to 19]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

 This Document contains Frequently Asked Questions in relation to the use of XDB (XML Database).

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 Q.     What is XML DB (XDB)?
 Q.     When is XDB fully supported in the Oracle database?
 Q.     Do I need the XDB feature?
 Q.    Is Oracle TEXT required to use the features of XDB?
 Q.    Are there any features inside the Oracle Database that rely on XDB being in there?
 Q.    What are some of the similarities between JSON and XML Database (XDB)?
 Q.    What are some of the differences between JSON and XML Database (XDB)?
 Q.    How to troubleshoot XDB Protocol HTTP(S) and FTP setup issues?
 Q.     What options are there to move Binary XMLType Storage data?
 Q.    Peformance troubleshooting tips for XQuery.
 Q.      Is there further documentation about XDB features and functionality?
 Q.    Explanation of XDB Schema Registration
 Q.    Steps to re-install XDB on versions < 12.1
 Q.    Where can I find Information about specific 19c XDB issues?
 Q.    Where is there information about New Features for XDB on 18c and 19c?
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