Storing files in Oracle XE with Oracle Application Express

If you are running Oracle APEX that comes with Oracle XE installation, chances are that you are still making use of Embedded PL/SQL gateway, which essentially uses Oracle XML DB HTTP component. In reality this means that all your files are stored in the database itself.

Simply dragging your files to the /images directory of apex will not have any effect as one would have hoped; frequent changes to your javascript files or images is quite common during development and therefore can be very annoying sometimes.

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