ORA-00600: [qmxtcCtxConvertstring], ,  On dbms_xmlgen.convert()
Last updated on AUGUST 29, 2010
Applies to:Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.2.0.3
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for Relevance on 30-Aug-2010
ORA-600 [qmxtcCtxConvertString] when executing select dbms_xmlgen.convert('a & b', 1) from dual;
The top of the stack trace is:
qmxtcCtxConvertString <- spefcpfa <- spfmccallstd <- pextproc <- psdexsp
If a valid escape code is used for the ampersand then the query succeeds.
The problem is that updateXML() should accept text including non-escaped general entities, but due to this problem is does not. The error ORA-31067 'XML nodes must be updated with valid nodes and of the same type' may be reported as well or instead of this error.
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