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Using isSchemaValid() to Fully Validate an XML Document (Doc ID 568079.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

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


By default, the database checks to ensure that XMLType instances are well-formed. In addition, for schema-based XMLType instances, the database performs few basic validation checks. Because full XML schema validation (as specified by the W3C) is an expensive operation, when XMLType instances are constructed, stored, or retrieved, they are not also fully validated.


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