Oracle APEX 23.2 Known Issues

APEX 23.2 was released on November 14, 2023.

Please review the Release Notes for significant issues known at time of release. Any new significant issues will be added here. This page was last updated on March 28, 2024.

Patch Set Bundle for Oracle APEX 23.2 (35895964)

The Patch Set Bundle for Oracle APEX 23.2 is available for download from My Oracle Support, via the following path: https://support.oracle.com/epmos/faces/PatchDetail?patchId=35895964. Navigate to Patches & Updates and search for patch number 35895964.

This patch may be updated numerous times when new fixes are added to the bundle, and can be reapplied as needed. The patch was last updated on March 28, 2024, and its PATCH_VERSION is 6. When this patch is applied, the APEX product version will be updated to 23.2.6. To verify the version currently installed, in your workspace open the Help > About dialog to inspect the values of Product Build and Patch Version. Alternatively, query the APEX_PATCHES view using the following SQL statement:

select patch_version, installed_on from apex_patches where patch_number = 35895964 order by installed_on;

This cumulative patch includes the following bug fixes, grouped by patch version:

Patch Version: 1
  • 35992675 - REST DATA SYNC IN BACKGROUND DOES NOT RESPECT PLUG-IN COMPONENT SETTINGS
  • 36001429 - SYNCHRONIZE WITH BODY BUTTON ON 4000:1922 DOES NOT SET DATA TYPE FOR GENERATED PARAMETERS
  • 36018638 - INTERACTIVE REPORT PIVOT SORT TRANSLATE ERROR: ORA-01400: CANNOT INSERT NULL
  • 35973432 - ERROR DEFINING REST DATA SOURCE AGAINST FUSION APPS LOV URL THAT USES FINDER WITH REQUIRED PARAM
  • 35989466 - COMPLETION FUNCTION MISSING IN PLUGIN EXPORT/IMPORT
  • 36024488 - DATA TYPE OF REST SOURCE OPERATION PARAMETER IS NOT EXPORTED CORRECTLY
  • 35979410 - SOME FUSION APPS REST SERVICES RETURN EMPTY PAYLOAD W/ FIELDS= PARAM USED ON POST/PATCH
  • 36019132 - WEB SERVICE CALLS FAIL AFTER APEX UPGRADE FROM 23.1 TO 23.2 - APEX_230200.WWV_FLOW_WEBSERVICE_LOG1$_PK
  • 36036855 - ADVISOR THROWING ORA-06502: PL/SQL: NUMERIC OR VALUE ERROR AFTER 23.2 UPGRADE
  • 35960248 - APEX_JSON.WRITE IS IGNORING P_WRITE_NULL WHEN PARSING APEX_JSON.T_VALUES
  • 35939935 - SOCIAL AUTH: EXTEND SOCIAL_AUTH_CALLBACK INSTANCE PARAMETER TO SUPPORT FULL URLS
  • 35964183 - ORACLE_APEX_DAILY_METRICS JOB TAKES MORE LONGER TO COMPLETE
  • 35996877 - SAML AUTH: XML CANONICALIZATION SHOULD NORMALIZE LINE ENDINGS TO 0X0A (INVALID /RESPONSE/SIGNATURE)
Patch Version: 2
Note: All bug fixes from the previous patch versions are included.
  • 36054550 - MAP LAYER BASED ON "TABLE OR VIEW" THROWS ORA-1741 IN TRANSLATED APP
  • 36041515 - UPGRADED CLOUD APPS DATASOURCE USING Q PARAM CAN ENCOUNTER ERRORS
  • 36019599 - MISLEADING VALIDATION MESSAGE WHEN BUCKET URL DOES NOT CONTAIN /B/
  • 35522195 - INCORRECT WORKSPACE METRICS IN ADMIN DIGEST FOR WEB REQUESTS EXCEEDED STATUS
  • 36087230 - #APP_FILES# PATH OVERRIDE IN APPLICATION DEFINITION DOES NOT WORK FOR OBJECT STORAGE FILE STORAGE
  • 36105015 - SAML AUTH: XML PARSING ERROR, NAMESPACE PREFIX "DS" IS NOT DECLARED
  • 36109483 - CREATING A NEW IR BASED ON A NON DEFAULT WORKSPACE SCHEMA FAILS
Patch Version: 3
Note: All bug fixes from the previous patch versions are included.
  • 36087110 - FILENAMES NOT ESCAPED CORRECTLY WHEN ENABLING OBJECT STORAGE FOR STATIC APPLICATION FILES
  • 36041971 - FORCE PASSWORD CHANGE PAGE DOES NOT REDIRECT BACK TO FRIENDLY URL
  • 36113695 - COMBOBOX DOES NOT WORK WITH SHARED LOV ON REST DATA SOURCE
  • 36141133 - PUBLISHING A TRANSLATED APP WITH WORKFLOW THROWS ORA-00001: UNIQUE CONSTRAINT (APEX_230200.WWV_INVOKEAPI_PARAM_UK) VIOLATED
  • 36099986 - WWV_FLOW_APPL_EXPORT_COMPS VIEW GENERATE ORA-00600 [QCTCTE1]
  • 35487846 - DATA EXPORT: PDF TRUNCATES A COLUMN VALUE WHEN THERE IS STILL SPACE AVAILABLE
  • 36049475 - TEMPLATE COMPONENT MEDIA ATTRIBUTES ARE INCORRECTLY RESET WHEN DATA SOURCE CHANGES
Patch Version: 4
Note: All bug fixes from the previous patch versions are included.
  • 36121870 - RICH TEXT EDITOR DOES NOT LOAD INSIDE OF INLINE DIALOG ON FIREFOX
  • 36241972 - CLOUD APPS (SAAS) REST DATA SOURCE LOGS "FETCH_ADFBC: HTTP 400" ERROR UNEXPECTEDLY
  • 36230449 - ADB: ADD API TO EXPOSE UPGRADE_VERSION
  • 36229358 - SAML AUTH: XML CANONICALIZATION SHOULD NORMALIZE ENTITY ENCODINGS (
 to 
)
  • 36250686 - SAML AUTH: XML CANONICALIZATION FOR ASSERTION CONTAINS SUPERFLUOUS XMLNS FROM ROOT NODE
Patch Version: 5
Note: All bug fixes from the previous patch versions are included.
  • 36250686 - SAML AUTH: XML CANONICALIZATION FOR ASSERTION CONTAINS SUPERFLUOUS XMLNS FROM ROOT NODE
  • 36255573 - IMPROVE PERFORMANCE OF APPLYING TEMPLATES WITH DIRECTIVES
  • 33845408 - ERRS (UNCAUGHT TYPEERROR: CANNOT READ PROPERTIES OF NULL READING 'SERVEROFFSET'/'GETRECORDMETADATA') NAVIGATING MASTER/DETAIL GRID
  • 36177007 - FEW APEX OBJECTS ARE INVALID AFTER UPGRADE OF 19C/21C DB WITH APEX 23.2 TO 23C DB
  • 36200437 - INTERACTIVE GRID: VALUE FIELD IN FILTER DIALOG DOES NOT CHANGE THE TYPE CORRECTLY WHEN SWITCHING BETWEEN DIFFERENT COLUMNS
Patch Version: 6
Note: All bug fixes from the previous patch versions are included.
  • 36302590 - ERROR WHILE UPGRADING APEX FROM 23.1 TO 23.2

APEX 23.2 Content Delivery Network (CDN)

  • APEX 23.2 static resources are available on a CDN.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.0, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.0/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources.
  • For APEX product versions 23.2.1, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.1/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSION 1.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.2, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.2/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSIONS 1 and 2. Please refer to the included README for instructions on using the new CDN.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.3, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.3/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSIONS 1, 2 and 3. Please refer to the included README for instructions on using the new CDN.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.4, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.4/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSIONS 1, 2, 3 and 4. Please refer to the included README for instructions on using the new CDN.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.5, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.5/. The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSIONS 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. Please refer to the included README for instructions on using the new CDN.
  • For APEX product version 23.2.6, use https://static.oracle.com/cdn/apex/23.2.6/ . The CDN contains the production APEX 23.2 static resources and the updated static resources included in PATCH_VERSIONS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. Please refer to the included README for instructions on using the new CDN.

Oracle Cloud Customers

  • If you are an Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) customer using one of the data management services (for example, Oracle Base Database Service), your Customer Support Identifier (CSI) may not have the ability to download software patches from My Oracle Support. In this case, you can contact Oracle Support to request a one-time alternative download location. Please file a Service Request for your database service from OCI Console and specify which Oracle APEX patch you require, in this case:

    Patch 35895964: PSE BUNDLE FOR APEX 23.2 (PSES ON TOP OF 23.2.0)

    You will need to file another Service Request if you wish to download the next version of this Patch Set Bundle after it is published.

  • If you are using Oracle Autonomous Database or Oracle APEX Application Development Service, Oracle automatically applies Patch Set Bundles to your database soon after they are published.