MySQL BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

This chapter provides tutorial notes on BLOB (Binary Large Object) data types, BLOB, with MySQL JDBC Driver. Topics include creating tables to store BLOB values in MySQL server; inserting BLOB values with direct SQL INSERT statements, or PreparedStatement with setBytes(), setBinaryStream() or setBlob() methods; retrieving BLOB values from ResultSet with getBytes(), getBinaryStream() or getBlob() method.

Overview of BLOB (Binary Large Object)

Create Tables with CLOB Columns

Inserting BLOB Values with SQL INSERT Statements

Inserting BLOB Values with setBytes() Method

Inserting BLOB Values with setBinaryStream() Method

Closing InputStream Too Early on setBinaryStream()

Retrieving BLOB Values with getBytes() Method

Retrieving BLOB Values with getBinaryStream() Method

Retrieving BLOB Values with getBlob() Method

Inserting BLOB Values with setBlob() Method

Conclusion:

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 JDBC (Java Database Connectivity) Introduction

 JDK (Java SE) Installation

 Installing and Running Java DB - Derby

 Derby (Java DB) JDBC Driver

 Derby (Java DB) JDBC DataSource Objects

 Java DB (Derby) - DML Statements

 Java DB (Derby) - ResultSet Objects of Queries

 Java DB (Derby) - PreparedStatement

 MySQL Installation on Windows

 MySQL JDBC Driver (MySQL Connector/J)

 MySQL - PreparedStatement

 MySQL - Reference Implementation of JdbcRowSet

 MySQL - JBDC CallableStatement

 MySQL CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

MySQL BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 Oracle Express Edition Installation on Windows

 Oracle JDBC Drivers

 Oracle - Reference Implementation of JdbcRowSet

 Oracle - PreparedStatement

 Oracle - JBDC CallableStatement

 Oracle CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

 Oracle BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition

 Microsoft JDBC Driver for SQL Server - sqljdbc42.jar

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - Query Statements and Result Sets

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DatabaseMetaData Object

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DDL Statements

 Microsoft JDBC Driver - DML Statements

 SQL Server - PreparedStatement

 SQL Server CLOB (Character Large Object) - TEXT

 SQL Server BLOB (Binary Large Object) - BLOB

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - Flat Text Files

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - MS Access

 JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver - MS SQL Server

 Summary of JDBC Drivers and Database Servers

 Additional Tutorial Notes to Be Added

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version