Running the rake tasks db:drop and db:create seem to do nothing when
running against an Oracle database using the activerecord-jbdc-adapter.
this a known bug? At Adobe we are using 0.9 of the AR JDBC adapter and
Oracle jar ojdbc14.jar. We are also using JRuby 1.1.6 and Rails 2.1.1.
There is an existing bug and proposed fix in Rails (*
http://tinyurl.com/8yng3l)* but not sure of the status for the JDBC
Here is how we are defining the connection: