In this post, we will take a closer look at the integration of GraalVM in Oracle Application Express 20.2 and above, and how it enables the execution of server-side JavaScript code.

When you run APEX 20.2 or later, you will notice a couple of differences to previous versions. For example, the “Execute PL/SQL Code” Dynamic Action has been renamed to a more generic “Execute Server-side Code” and the “Execute PL/SQL Code” Process has been renamed to just “Execute Code”.

In all of these places, a new attribute called “Language” has been introduced. On pre-21c databases, the only option will be…

Stefan Dobre

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