The LOB stream class.
A LOB locator.
A generalized boolean.
lob-stream implements LOB streams in the Oracle LOB interface.
lob-stream for input can be returned from select or query by specifying
:input-stream as the type to return for the LOB column.
lob-stream for output can be returned from select or query by specifying
:output-stream as the type to return for the LOB column.
lob-stream can be attached to an existing LOB locator by creating the stream explicitly.
direction specifies whether the stream is for input or output. The default value of direction is
By default, if the stream is closed the LOB locator is freed, unless free-lob-locator-on-close is passed as
nil. The default value of free-lob-locator-on-close is
This creates an input stream connected to the LOB locator lob-locator:
(make-instance 'lob-stream :lob-locator lob-locator)
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