RDBPROD: Rdb .Net Provider Fails To Get TINYINT columns Using Thin Servers

(Doc ID 854682.1)

Last updated on JULY 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.3.1.0 and later
Oracle JDBC for Rdb - Version 7.2.5 and later
Oracle Rdb Developer Tools for Visual Studio - Version 7.3.1.0 to 7.3.1.0 [Release 7.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ORDP .net for Rdb encounters errors when accessing TINYINTS.

It reports an RdbException 'Specified cast is not valid' when using any of the RdbDataReader methods GetValue, GetInt32, GetByte.

Problem only occurs when using JDBC for Rdb thin driver and not using SQL/Services servers.

Cause

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