DBMS_OBFUSCATION_TOOLKIT.MD5 fails with "ORA-00907: missing right parenthesis" on 10g; works on 11g (Doc ID 2023187.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.5.0 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

DBMS_OBFUSCATION_TOOLKIT.MD5 fails on 10g when executed in the following manner:

The same code executes on 11g without issue.

Cause

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