Ruby-oci8 2.0.5 is released. This is the Oracle module using OCI8 API.
The next release will be 2.1.0 which doesn’t support Oracle8 (8.0)
and Oracle 8i (8.1) anymore.
I just now found that temporary LOBs causes SEGV when they are GCed
rubinius 1.2.3. It works fine on the latest rubinius in github.
OraNumber#has_decimal_part? -> boolean
OraNumber(10).has_decimal_part? # => false
OraNumber(10.1).has_decimal_part? # => true
Limitted support for OraNumber’s positive and negative infinity.
They are converted to ‘~’ and ‘-~’ respectively as described in
OCI8.properties is added to control ruby-oci8 behaviour.
It supports :bind_string_as_nchar only for now.
OCI8.properties[:bind_string_as_nchar] is added.
You need to set “OCI8.properties[:bind_string_as_nchar] = true”
if the database character set is not UTF-8 and NCHAR/NVARCHAR2
contain characters which cannot be converted to the database
Fix InvalidHandle errors on Rails.
(reported by Jordan Curzon and Aaron Qian)
Raise “OCIError: ORA-01805: possible error in date/time operation”
when Oracle 11gR2’s client and server timezone versions are not same
instead of raising a exception “undefined method `*’ for
Fix unexpectedly disconnect when failed-logon connections is GC’ed
and the connection object’s address is accidentally same with
an alive connection.
Fix segmentation fault when calling OCI8::Cursor# for
closed statement object’s (reported by Hugo L. Borges)
Fix a bug that a string is bound to RAW.
Its encoding had been convertd to OCI.encoding incorrectly.
Fix memory leaks when temporary lobs are used.
Fix a problem to assign NULL bind value to object type bind
(reported by Raimonds Simanovskis)
Support LOB datatypes in object type.
(reported by Michael Sexton)
Fix to compile on cygwin. The declaration of ‘boolean’ in Oracle
conflicts with that of latest cygwin.
(reported by Don Hill).
Fix to complie for the 32-bit ruby which was compiled on x86_64
and configured without ‘–build’, ‘–host’ nor ‘–target’.
The RUBY_PLATFORM is ‘x86_64-linux’ even though the ruby is 32-bit.
(reported by Jason Renschler)
Fix wrong dependencies in Makefile when running ‘make -jNNN (where
NNN >= 2)’
(contributed by Alyano Alyanos. See bug #28129 on rubyforge.)
Fix to compile on HP-UX. Duplicated const qualifiers prevented HP-UX
from compiling. (reported by Sebastian YEPES)