Assembly: System.Data.OracleClient (in System.Data.OracleClient.dll)
The property reads the entire BFILE at one time.
A benefit of using BFILEs is the ability to retrieve large amounts of data in chunks at the client. However, when you use , you obtain all the data for the BFILE column as one contiguous chunk, which can significantly increase application overhead.
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
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