Re: Numeric overflow

From: Amey Samant <>
Date: 22 Dec 2003 06:37:02 -0800
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Java has great support for this
i was writing an application that simulates RSA algorithm (of course it was for educational purpose ;) not practical use ) .....

but i found a good support for real largeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee integers 
check out java.math.BigInteger class
it should suffice your needs ...

amey (DiggidyMack69) wrote in message news:<>...
> Hello folks,
> I have a servlet in a Java web app that accesses an oracle table with
> a column that is NUMBER(12)
> When I put an integer into it of 10 digits or larger I get a numeric
> overflow error. I am using the getInt method and putting that into a
> java int variable. Do either of these have a max length and if so what
> should I be using for large number??
> thanks in advance,
> DM
Received on Mon Dec 22 2003 - 15:37:02 CET

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