Archive for February, 2008

Oracle CLOB / BLOB & Spring

Sunday, February 24th, 2008

Reading and writing CLOBs and BLOBs from/to Oracle database via Spring’s JdbcTemplate might be a little bit confusing as it significantly differs from dealing with other types. Interested? Read on… :-)

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OC4J, Spring and messaging

Wednesday, February 6th, 2008

I ran into several issues during the development of an application which is to be run in OC4J 10.1.3.1 and needs to use SOAP web services and Oracle AQ (Advanced Queueing) messaging:

  • Classpath hell debugging
  • Oracle XML parser crashes on SOAP response
  • Using custom AQ message payload (Oracle ADT message)

If anyone encountered such problems, read the rest of the article for tips and solutions.

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Tips on developing Eclipse plugins – VII.

Monday, February 4th, 2008

Have you ever wondered how to:

  • Run some code on plugin startup?
  • Set text file encoding?

If the answer to any of these questions is yes, be sure to read on!

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