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DBMS_XMLGEN.GETXML Raises ORA-01008 If The Bind Variable Is NULL, Up To 10.2 (Doc ID 1448994.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version to [Release 10.1 to 10.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Generating an xml document using dbms_xmlgen.getxml for a query where a bind variable is set to null raises the errors
ORA-19202: Error occurred in XML processing
ORA-01008: not all variables bound
up to the Oracle Server


It works starting from Oracle Server 11.1 where the output is

<?xml version="1.0"?>


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