DBMS_UTILITY.FORMAT_CALL_STACK Returns Subprogram Names After Upgrade to 12.2

(Doc ID 2312198.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Calling the oracle provided package DBMS_UTILITY.FORMAT_CALL_STACK is returning the name of the subprograms in 12.2 where as in lower versions it does not return the subprogram name.

For example the below code when executed will show the change in the behavior in 12.2.0.x and above. 

 

Changes

 Database upgraded to 12.2.0.1 or later.

Cause

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