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setting the null and getting null

ramchander yshetti
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Joined: Apr 22, 2006
Posts: 97
sorry, iam not clear about the answer

i created a table as

sno number(5)
sname varchar2(15)

PreparedStatement pst=con.prepareStatement("insert into mytab values(?,?)");
pst.setNull(1,Types.NULL); //invalid column name

when i execute the above program it is giving the invalid column name
error at run time.

please solve my query.
and how to getNull value form table..
Shailesh Chandra
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Joined: Aug 13, 2004
Posts: 1081

Originally posted by yathamshetti ramchander:
sorry, iam not clear about the answer

Seems it is continuation of other thread

Make your PreparedStatement as

PreparedStatement pst=con.prepareStatement("insert into mytab(sno,sname ) values(?,?)");


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Parthasarathy balakrishnan

Joined: Apr 20, 2007
Posts: 14
hi Yathamshetti ramchander ,

change your code and work it out

PreparedStatement pst=con.prepareStatement("insert into <<tablename>> values(?,?)");
pst.setNull(1,java.sql.Types.INTEGER); //invalid column name

example can be view in :


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