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How to fetch Table Name

Ratheesh Narayanan
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Joined: Oct 30, 2004
Posts: 38
Hi all,

I have a problme in JDBC.

I am not able to fetch table name from my ResultSetMetaData. When I call,

ResultSetMetaData rsmt = resultSet.getMetaData();
strTableName = rsmt.getTableName();

the strTableName does not assign with table name.

And I could read an article saying that the getTableName() method only returns meaningful information for OBDC compliant databases. For all other databases, this method returns an empty string.

So is there any other way to get the table name from the metadata???

Please help me if anyone has done it before..

Thanks in advance,

Ratheesh


SCJP 1.4 & SCBCD 1.5
Wei Dai
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Joined: Jun 22, 2005
Posts: 86
ResultSetMetaData.getTableName() return table name or "" if not applicable

>is there any other way to get the table name from the metadata???
No way, except for extracting table name from the original sql by yourself.
 
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