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raminaa niilian
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Joined: Jul 14, 2005
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Which type of result set has best performace for a read only purpose ?
is it wise to use

i just want to retrive one column of one record (my query will return just one record)

thank you
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
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ResultSet.TYPE_FORWARD_ONLY , ResultSet.CONCUR_READ_ONLY is best here. You don't need any scrolling capability or to update the data.

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Paul Clapham

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
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That's true. Personally I only ever use forward-only, read-only result sets. However if your query is only returning one record, the choice is going to make almost no difference in practice.
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