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import oracle.jdbc.OracleArray;
import oracle.jdbc.OracleCallableStatement;
import oracle.jdbc.OracleConnection;
import oracle.jdbc.OracleStruct;
import org.springframework.beans.factory.annotation.Autowired;
import org.springframework.http.HttpHeaders;
import org.springframework.http.ResponseEntity;
import org.springframework.web.bind.annotation.RequestMapping;
import org.springframework.web.bind.annotation.RestController;
import javax.servlet.http.HttpServletRequest;
import javax.sql.DataSource;
import java.math.BigDecimal;
import java.sql.*;
import java.util.*;
public class DemoController {
DataSource datasource;
public ResponseEntity get(HttpServletRequest request) throws SQLException, IOException {
//Converting the HTTP request headers to a hashMap
Enumeration<String> requestHeaders = request.getHeaderNames();
String requestHeader;
HashMap<String, String> requestHeadersHM = new HashMap<String, String>();
while (requestHeaders.hasMoreElements()) {
requestHeader = requestHeaders.nextElement();
requestHeadersHM.put(requestHeader, request.getHeader(requestHeader));
//Creating a connection
Connection conn;
conn = datasource.getConnection();
CallableStatement st = null;
//This defines the procedure which is being called. ? are the bind parameters (P_REQUEST and P_RESPONSE)
st = conn.prepareCall(
"{ call GEN_REST.DISPATCHER( ?, ? ) }"
//Create array of headers from the HashMap in a structure the database can deal with
ArrayList<Struct> headersStructArr = new ArrayList<Struct>();
for (String key : requestHeadersHM.keySet()) {
headersStructArr.add(conn.createStruct("HTTP_HEADER_TYPE", new Object[]{key, requestHeadersHM.get(key)}));
OracleArray httpHeadersArray = (OracleArray) (conn.unwrap(OracleConnection.class)).createOracleArray("HTTP_HEADERS_TYPE", headersStructArr.toArray());
//Create an arraylist of what the REST_REQUEST_TYPE needs to be constructed. HTTP method, URI, HTTP headers and body.
ArrayList<Object> attributes = new ArrayList();
//Convert the request body to a CLOB (character large object). This is a database type
//This can be dangerous because the request data is serialized in memory. With a large request this might cause memory issues
// For production use, implement some protection against this
Clob clob = conn.createClob();
clob.setString(1, request.getReader().lines().collect(Collectors.joining()));
//Create the request type
Struct requestTypeStruct = conn.createStruct("REST_REQUEST_TYPE", attributes.toArray());
//Register the response bind variable
st.registerOutParameter(2, Types.STRUCT, "REST_RESPONSE_TYPE");
st.setObject(1, requestTypeStruct);
//Actually execute the call since preparations are done
// Process the response
// The second parameter in the prepared statement is the OUT parameter; the response
OracleStruct responseTypeStruct = ((OracleCallableStatement) st).getSTRUCT(2);
//The response is an Oracle Object type
// The first attribute of the object is a BigDecimal; the statuscode
BigDecimal myBD= (BigDecimal)responseTypeStruct.getAttributes()[0];
int responsestatus = myBD.toBigInteger().intValue();
//The second attribute is an object, table of HTTP header objects
//First get the table. next process the items in the table (the individual headers)
httpHeadersArray = (OracleArray)responseTypeStruct.getAttributes()[1];
Object[] resultHeaders = (Object[])httpHeadersArray.getArray();
Object[] resultHeaderItems;
String header_name="";
String header_value="";
//An individual header consists of a name and a value. Use these to set the response headers
HttpHeaders responseHeaders = new HttpHeaders();
for (Object resultHeader : resultHeaders) {
resultHeaderItems = ((Struct)resultHeader).getAttributes();
header_name = resultHeaderItems[0].toString();
header_value = resultHeaderItems[1].toString();
System.out.println("Setting header "+header_name+" to "+header_value);
// the third and last attribute is the body of the response message. This is of type Clob and can be read as characterstream, buffered and converted to String
// the danger here is out of memory if the message body is large (Gb's). For production use, implement some protection.
BufferedReader myReader = new BufferedReader(clob.getCharacterStream());
return ResponseEntity.status(responsestatus).headers(responseHeaders).body(myReader.lines().collect(Collectors.joining()));
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