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Thread: Clob Vs Blob

  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2003

    Unanswered: Clob Vs Blob

    Hi all,

    1. Could you please tell me the advantages of CLOB over BLOB( i have searched in most of the sites but there is no clear definition except --> CLOB is used to store character data and BLOB is used to store Binary data. Could you please elaborate it)

    2. Suppose i have a text file(EDI format) if i store it in CLOB how much space it will take and will it take the same space if stored in BLOB.

    3. Will there be any performance improvement in Storing/retreiving a text file in CLOB instead of storing it in a BLOB.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Edmonton Alberta Canada
    clob is for text like arrays, blobs for binary objects like images


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