XMLTYPE.EXTRACT adds "<>" when calling getclobval() with > 64K data (Doc ID 1199554.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2010

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.1.0.6 to 11.2.0.2 - Release: 11.1 to 11.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

XMLTYPE.EXTRACT adds "<>" when calling getclobval() with more than 64K data, example:

<>hJddDghJezltiPxSdEvHMBnpWqXgqGmVYjobybHvwfDMTgSa...

Cause

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