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I have following code to save an image into a database (msql - datatype blob).
File f = new File("c:/myfiles/pictures/bird.jpg");
FileInputStream fis = new FileInputStream(f);
//connection code here...
PreparedStatement ps = con.prepareStatement("INSERT INTO mytable (image) VALUES(?)");
ps.setBinaryStream(1, (InputStream) fis, (int) (f.length()));
It works and I can retrieve the image as well.
I have another page a.jsp linked to b.jsp with <form> tag.
There is a text field (name=image) in a.jsp. If I type c:/myfiles/pictures/bird.jpg in the text field and try to retrieve it in b.jsp,
the code doesn't work. Anyone please tell me where it went wrong? The code I am using is:
File f = new File("img");
//same code as above.