|Oracle9i Application Developer's Guide - Large Objects (LOBs)
Release 1 (9.0.1)
Part Number A88879-01
Modeling and Design, 19 of 21
The OCI and Java interfaces now provide the ability to bind and define VARCHAR2 variables to SQL and PL/SQL statements with LOBs.
This release does not provide the ability to define variables in the other direction, that is, defining a client-side CLOB locator on a VARCHAR2 column.