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XML Database FAQ (Doc ID 416132.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Oracle Database - Personal Edition - Version to [Release 9.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 26-Oct-2012


This note is designed to be a general catch-all for miscellaneous pieces of XDB information.

This is not designed to be an in-depth technical discussion of XDB capabilities.

This note should only be amended or added to by the Global Technical Lead of XML Database or the Global Content Lead. Any recommendations for additions or modifications should be submitted via the remark interface to these individuals.

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is the minimum supported release of XML Database?
 Do I need the XML Database feature?
 Where can I go to get some really good white papers or perhaps a demo of the XML Database capabilities?
 What is the minimum version that supports XQuery?
 Is the database JVM required for XML Database?
 Is oracle TEXT required to use the features of XDB?
 Are there any features inside the Oracle Database that rely on XDB being in there?

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