LPX-00242: invalid use of ampersand ('&') character (use &) (Doc ID 1550443.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In 11.2.0.3, when a child element contains a Predefined Referenced Entitiy, in this case the entity "&" for the ampersand character, a query that loops through the child elements fail with errors:

Cause

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