ODP.NET RETURNING "NULL" STRING WHEN THE VALUE IS NULL (Doc ID 968857.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Provider for .NET - Version 10.2.0.2.20 to 11.1.0.7.10
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 02-May-2013***

Symptoms

After migrating from a previous version of Oracle Data Provider for .NET, a change in behavior may occur with respect to null values being retrieved.  Whereas the application previously returned an empty string, a string with the value "null" is now obtained.

Changes

Migration from 1.x ODP.NET to 2.x ODP.NET

Cause

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