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Connor McDonald

Thanks for the question, Senthilnathan.

Asked: June 07, 2023 - 7:31 am UTC

Last updated: June 08, 2023 - 6:48 am UTC

Version: 12c

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I am using APEX_WEB_SERVICE.MAKE_REQUEST instead of utp_http package to consume rest api calls. Is there are way to close APEX_WEB_SERVICE.MAKE_REQUEST similar to UTL_HTTP.END_RESPONSE?

I am getting ORA-29270: too many open HTTP requests (more than 5), need to call the api due to pagination but the oracle limitation is not allowing.

I was under the impression that APEX_WEB_SERVICE.MAKE_REQUEST does the opening and ending response automatically.

Thank you

and Connor said...

Inside APEX_WEB_SERVICE at the tail of every routine, we pretty much have a

for success:


for failure

exception when others then

so cleanup should be taking place . (I'm looking at APEX 22 and above here).

Can you give me a reproducible test case?

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