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store pdf on file to another file

krishna prakash

Joined: Apr 02, 2009
Posts: 7
Actually my problem is I want to store the pdf file in database as a blob.and i want to retrieve the pdf file ,how can i do ?
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42959
Welcome to JavaRanch.

The general approach would be to read the file into a byte[] (using the FileInputStream class), and then use that with the Blob and PreparedStatement classes for inserting it into the DB.

For retrieving it from the DB you'd call ResultSet.getBlob, and then use FileOutputStream to store it in a file.
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