[DB-SIG] Problems w/BLOBs
Matthew T. Kromer
Wed, 18 Dec 2002 09:48:21 -0500
George Jones wrote:
> I'm trying to store binary data in a BLOB in an
>Oracle 9i db(Is that, 9i rather than 8, my problem?).
>I'm new to Python, and very new to DCOracle2, which is
>the module I'm using to connect to the db. I'm able
>to load the data into the db, although not in the way
>that the documentation suggests, but when I retrieve
>it the LobLocator Object's read method wont work.
You're doing it exactly right -- the packaged release has a 1-liner bug
that causes it to think that all LOBS are temporary lobs. If you get
the CVS release and recompile you should be OK.