DBMS_XMLQUERY Returns ORA-29540 (Doc ID 396519.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle XML Developers Kit - Version 8.1.7.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 5th Apr 2016***


Symptoms

Executing a call to DBMS_XMLQUERY.GETXML fails with:

ORA-29540: class oracle/xml/sql/query/OracleXMLStaticQuery does not exist

 

For Example:


Fails with:

*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-29540: class oracle/xml/parser/v2/XMLParser does not exist



XDK has been installed with the guidance of the following document:

<Note 171658.1> - How To Install and Uninstall the XML Developers Toolkit (XDK for PL/SQL which includes XDK for Java).

Cause

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