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convert Blob of mysql database to String with java

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hi evryone

i want to know how to convert a blob to string i tried some solution but it keeps show the result like this [][] .
Mar 24 '13 #1
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What do you want it to look like? You know that BLOB is binary right? You can't just convert it to a string without knowing how the BLOB was created in the first place.
Mar 24 '13 #2

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it s a data saved in the database as a blob type
Mar 24 '13 #3

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Yes, and BLOB is binary data which means it could be an image, a.exe file for some application, a Justin Beiber mp3 song ... anything. You can't just convert it to a string and expect to get meaningful information. First look at what type of data it is and how was it converted to BLOB column data before trying to blindly convert it to a string.
Mar 25 '13 #4

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