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When Using Xdb Webservices Column Program In V$Session Is Not Populated (Doc ID 1231155.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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 Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


There is a session in the database which comes from an XDB Web service connection and querying view V$SESSION expecting to see something in the column PROGRAM in view V$SESSION for such connection but there is no value. It is NULL for the column PROGRAM in V$SESSION.

Sessions are identified in V$SESSION with PROGRAM column

In the case of the connections made from XDB web services the PROGRAM column is empty. (not shown)


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