jTDS JDBC Driver 1.2.6 released

The jTDS Project has released version 1.2.6 of the open source JDBC driver for
Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase. jTDS 1.2.6 is a maintenance release, correcting
a number of bugs and adding a few minor features.

Bug fixes:
o [3476715], parsing time values containing fractions of seconds may fail.
o Corrected a bug that could cause a call to JtdsStatement.close() to fail.
o Fixed a bug that could cause ResultSet cancellation to close the connection.
o [3141458], NPE if ResultSet.next()/ResultSet.close() are called concurrently.
o [3078236], Exception chaining time grows exponentially.
o [3081749], SSPIJNIClient.getInstance() wasn't thread-safe.
o Corrected a bug that caused a RuntimeException to mask a prior SQLException.
o Improved fix for bug [2931326], Statement.close() cannot throw NPE anymore.
o [2931326], NPE if Statement.close() is called by threads concurrently.
o [3002431], improved handling of port discovery errors.
o [3000472], TimerThread started when closing the last connection.
o Fixed method synchronization in TimerThread.

jTDS is the most performant JDBC driver for both Microsoft SQL Server and
Sybase. It is a complete implementation of JDBC 3.0, it passes the J2EE 1.3
certification and Hibernate test suites and is the preferred SQL Server/Sybase
driver for JBoss, Hibernate, Atlassian JIRA and Confluence, DbVisualizer and

For more information on jTDS see http://jtds.sourceforge.net/

The release can be downloaded from:

Posted by momo 2012-08-15