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How To Generate XML File Specifying Empty Tag for Null Fields and Encoding UTF-8 for � and Accents (Doc ID 1288842.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle XML Developers Kit - Version to [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Oracle-provided package DBMS_XMLGEN does not support characterset encoding,
and the package DBMS_XMLQUERY does not support empty tags.

The goal is to determine if there a single package that supports both empty tag and encoding,
given a need to generate an XML file specifying an empty tag for null fields and UTF-8 encoding
for � and accents.


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