Oracle JDBC Driver ResultSet.getMetaData() Does Not Return Precision For NUMERIC Aggregate Function

(Doc ID 1587538.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

JDBC - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle JDBC driver ResultSet.getMetaData().getPrecision() returns 0 instead of 20 for aggregate function max() and min() against a NUMERIC(20) data type.

The issue reproduces with the following :

=> Result is that precision is 0 instead of 20


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