troubleshooting Question

Conversion of CLOB data type to varchar

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Hi ,

One my column in database stores a large xml file which I have to extract
I tried the below query

select to_char(SUBSTR(cdata,0,4000)) from table1where xxx_ID= xxx

I get only 4000 characters obviously. ow can I get the whole data.

Thanks in advance!
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