ORA-19202: Error Occurred In XML Processing LPX-00217: Invalid Character 8212 (U+2014) (Doc ID 1616615.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A valid character reference for a given encoding is failing during XML Parse when storing it into binary XMLType.  The same error occurs even after
patch for bug.11877267 is installed:

On a WE8MSWIN1252 database, as in the above example, the Em dash (U+2014) with codepoint 0x97 is VALID.

Cause

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