Calling isBeforeFirst() multiple times on a RefCursor ResultSet always returns true

(Doc ID 1497502.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2016

Applies to:

JDBC - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


With JDBC and resultSet.isBeforeFirst() always returns true when calling a PL SQL stored procedure that has a ref cursor as an OUT parameter.
If you fetch from a ref cursor in a loop while, calling isBeforeFirst(),  then it loops indefinitely returning the first row.


The issue does not occur with JDBC or


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