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Get BLOB data from resultset


Defining the Table: Oracle and MySql

create table MyPictures (
   name VARCHAR(0),
   photo BLOB
import java.sql.Blob;
import java.sql.Connection;
import java.sql.PreparedStatement;
import java.sql.ResultSet;

import javax.swing.JPanel;

public class BlobSelect extends JPanel {
  public static void main(String args[]) throws Exception {
    Connection conn = null;
    byte[] data = getBLOB(01, conn);

  public static byte[] getBLOB(int id, Connection conn) throws Exception {
    ResultSet rs = null;
    PreparedStatement pstmt = null;
    String query = "SELECT photo FROM MyPictures WHERE id = ?";
    try {
      pstmt = conn.prepareStatement(query);
      pstmt.setInt(1, id);
      rs = pstmt.executeQuery();;
      Blob blob = rs.getBlob("photo");
      // materialize BLOB onto client
      return blob.getBytes(1, (int) blob.length());
    } finally {


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