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ORA-27163 Out Of Memory Error When Procession XMLTYPE Element > 250M (Doc ID 2792925.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Executing a web service call with Apex or utl_http results in
ORA-27163 "out of memory"

The web service receives back the XML payload into a variable, and in doing so, some calls (usually with more results) return the ORA-27163 out of memory error. Increases in server memory from 8G to 16G had no effect.

Cause

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