#1061 ✓resolved
Peter Hilton

Add note about @Lob String in PostgreSQL

Reported by Peter Hilton | August 25th, 2011 @ 09:33 AM | in 1.2.4 (closed)

Disqus comment by ddekany:

"@Lob String" doesn't work with PostgreSQL for ages. Depending on the Hibernate version it does random wild things, like with 3.6.1 (Play 1.2.2, PostgreSQL 8.3) it creates a "text" field but then stores an OID number in it, and when you read the field back it resolves the OID to the actual text but screws the encoding of non-ASCII characters. To fix all this "@Lob @Type(type = "org.hibernate.type.TextType")" seems to work.

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