XMLType.Transform() Throwing LPX-00241: entity reference is not well formed Parsing a Valid XML File (Doc ID 1969752.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After DB Upgrade from v11.0.3 to v11.0.4, XMLTYPE.getClobVal() fails when converting a valid XML to Clob with the following errors:

 

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms