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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 MARCH 01, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
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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.


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