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From "Mamta Satoor" <msat...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: derby & hibernate & type 'text'
Date Tue, 15 Apr 2008 06:18:51 GMT
Hi Andy,

I am not sure what you mean by your application fails but here is some
general information about CLOB datatype in Derby. In Derby, CLOB
values are limited to a maximum of 2,147,483,647 characters. Derby
documentation on various datatypes can be found in Reference Manual at


On 4/14/08, Andy Rozman <andy@triera.net> wrote:
> Hi !
> I am new to derby and I have one question. I am using Hibernate with my
> application and I am having little problems with Derby... (I used same db
> configutaion on PostgreSQL, Mckoi and HsqlDb)...
> It seems that type text (which should be unlimited varchar) is interpreted
> as CLOB(255). I don't know where this happens but my application now
> fails... Is this Derby problem or Hibernate? I am using latest of Derby
> ( and Hibernate 3.1.
> Which is longest varchar format in Derby?
> If someone uses Hibernate with Derby I would be thankful for any help...
> Andy

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