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XDB login popup window appears when running APEX (Doc ID 1556047.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud 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
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 3-Feb-2015***


APEX is installed and configured with the Enterprise PL/SQL Gateway (EPG), and ANONYMOUS access to the Oracle XML Database (XDB) repository data had been configured. However, the the XDB Login popup window continous to be presented when the APEX URL is entered:


The XDB Login popup window DOES NOT appear when the URL is set to non-APEX related address, for example:


Looking at the ACL assigned to /images (or /i directory depending on the APEX version), we see that ANONYMOUS is missing the read-properties and read-contents privileges.


ACL assigned to /images was changed.


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