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what does vendor specific api means.............

 
sapana jain
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in type 2 driver Jdbc driver interact with vendor specific API to communicate with database.
i just want to know what does excatly vendor specific API means.
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Leandro Dantas
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A Type 2 driver calls the native drivers for the platform that you are running.

They use jni to make calls to the vendor code/lib/api.
[ November 28, 2007: Message edited by: Leandro Dantas ]
 
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