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dbms_xmlgen.getXMLType works with VARCHAR2 and CLOB with an '&' but not with LONG (Doc ID 1091822.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.1 [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Given the string "I like blue & green", dbms_xmlgen.getXMLType fails with errors when the string with '&' is stored in a LONG datatype.





Cause

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