D Character Restrictions

You can view the character restrictions when you create and update resources in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Object Storage Classic.

Input Parameter Input Restrictions Unsupported Characters
  • Container name
  • Only UTF-8 characters
  • Maximum of 1061 bytes
  • Can start with any character
  • Cannot contain a slash (/) character because this character delimits the container and object name
The following characters are not supported:
  • Characters: ', ", `, <, and >.

    For example: jane's_file, "Hello_World".txt, Send>Customers.pdf

  • Strings: When the name contains /./ or /../; When the name ends with /. or /..;

    For example: mymachine/./etc, current/../file, php/., object/..

  • Object name
  • Only UTF-8 characters
  • Maximum of 1061 bytes
  • Can start with any character
  • Cannot contain a slash (/) character because this character delimits the container and object name
The following characters are not supported:
  • Characters: ', ", `, <, and >.

    For example: jane's_file, "Hello_World".txt, Send>Customers.pdf

  • Strings: When the name contains /./ or /../; When the name ends with /. or /..;

    For example: mymachine/./etc, current/../file, php/., object/..

  • Account custom metadata name
  • Container custom metadata name
  • Object custom metadata name
  • Only ASCII characters
  • Maximum of 128 bytes
The following US-ASCII characters are not supported:
  • Account custom metadata value
  • Container custom metadata value
  • Object custom metadata value
  • Any UTF-8 characters
  • Maximum of 256 bytes
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