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Corrupted connection

Rajesh Pathak
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Joined: Aug 15, 2002
Posts: 56
What will happen when we get a corrupted connection object for a connection pool? Can the JDBC program recover from it?
Thanks in advance

Rajesh(Bangalore,India)<br />SCJP2, SCWCD, SCEA, IBM-XML, UML-OOAD, IBM-Enterprise Connectivity with J2EE.
Sajid Insaf

Joined: Nov 26, 2002
Posts: 5
Not sure what you mean by a corrupted connection object. Usually drivers are designed to handle any abnormalities while obtaining a connection or using a connection.
Having implemented the JDBC APIs, the driver should raise exceptions in such cases which would then be thrown up to the application.
Rajesh Pathak
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Joined: Aug 15, 2002
Posts: 56
Thanks Sajid.
Actually this was a question asked to me in an interview. So, I am equally not sure what the interviewer wanted as answer :roll:
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