Using a RETURNING clause for batch updates with OCI_BATCH_ERRORS Results in Some Records Not Being Returned to the Client when a Constraint Violation (ORA-1) is Encoutered (Doc ID 1456363.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

An OCI program performing an array insert with OCI_BATCH_ERRORS and returna the newly inserted values back to the OCI program.
This works fine as long no constraint violation occurs - either using dynamic bind or default bind.
If a constraint violation occurs the records are still inserted but the lastest record is not returned to the OCI program.

Cause

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