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UTL_HTTP.BEGIN_REQUEST Fails with ORA-28788 after Application of Database July 2018 Release Update/Windows Bundle Patch (Doc ID 2593922.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

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


The invocation of UTL_HTTP.BEGIN_REQUEST() with the parameter 'HTTPS_HOST' set to a string containing '*' fails with "ORA-28788: user provided invalid information, or an unknown error" after application of Database July 2018 Release Update or Bundle Patch The function works absolutely fine without the patch applied. The function also works if the parameter 'HTTPS_HOST' is omitted after application of the patch. The following anonymous block can be referenced as an example. Base Version :-


Database July 2018 Release Update/Windows Bundle Patch applied to the database.


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