Tag Archives: Java Database Connectivity

You Know a JDBC Driver Sucks When…

…you’re tempted to contact the database vendor providing the driver and open yet another ticket because you think this method in said driver returns an incorrect value: public boolean jdbcCompliant() { return true; } Although this one might be a … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting “Invalid cast exception for WDDX recordset” in ColdFusion MX 7

Over the past few working days I’ve been making some minor enhancements / bug fixes to a reporting product currently in beta. Said product at a 50,000 foot view basically compiles a report into a massive structure which I then … Continue reading

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JDBC Problems: “String Index Out of Range” Error

This afternoon I’ve been checking out some JDBC drivers from one of our database vendors, and once I finally got them working in ColdFusion MX, I kept getting a “String index out of range” error, even on very simple queries. … Continue reading

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