Subject Re: [Firebird-Java] Obscure error
Author Ann W. Harrison
At 11:18 AM 2/6/2003 -0800, William L. Thomson Jr. wrote:

>This is your problem and I suggest correcting in on the DB end instead
>of the driver. An empty blob should be set to null, there is no reason
>to do other wise. Unless you have one.

An empty string is not the same as a null string and by extension
I would say that an empty blob is not the same as a null blob
either. In your application you may decide that an empty blob
should be null. And perhaps the JDBC spec equates the two. The
SQL standard does not.