Solved

Exception while executing MS SQL function. The statement did not return a result set.

Posted on 2015-01-31
4
166 Views
Last Modified: 2015-03-17
MSSQL procedure

USE [KingsBayY]
GO
/****** Object:  UserDefinedFunction [dbo].[test_fn_transaction_search]    Script Date: 01/30/2015 11:57:44 ******/
SET ANSI_NULLS ON
GO
SET QUOTED_IDENTIFIER ON
GO
                   
alter PROCEDURE test_fn_transaction_insert_log @receipt varchar(25), @amount varchar(25), @stdt varchar(25),
@enddt varchar(25)

AS

SET NOCOUNT ON

INSERT INTO [TransactionLog] ( TimeStamp, CashierID, Total,RecurringStartDate,
RecurringStopDate, CustomerID, ReceiptNumber, Voided, Attendee, ItemLookupCode)
SELECT  CURRENT_TIMESTAMP AS [TimeStamp], tr.CashierID, @amount, @stdt,@enddt,c.ID,tr.ReceiptNumber,
tr.Voided,it.ItemLookupCode, tr.Comment
from "Transaction" tr, TransactionEntry trent, Item it, Customer c
     where trent.TransactionID = tr.ID
     and trent.ItemID = it.ID
     and c.ID=tr.CustomerID
     and tr.ReceiptNumber=@receipt

     
GO

And i am using it in Java as below

Java Dao method

public String saveTr(String a, String b, String c, String d) {
        try
        {
            SqlServerConn conn = new SqlServerConn();
            connect=conn.getConnection();
            String SQL = String.format("Exec test_fn_transaction_insert_log ?,?,?,?");  
            pstmt = connect.prepareStatement(SQL);
            pstmt.setString(1, a);
            pstmt.setString(2, b);
            pstmt.setString(3, c);
            pstmt.setString(4, d);
            rs = pstmt.executeQuery();
        }
        catch (Exception e2)
        {
            e2.printStackTrace();
            return "fail";
        }
        //ArrayList<Transactions> list=getrowFromResultSet2(rs);
       
        return "success";
    }




I get the below exception. Can anyone tell me whats going wrong.
exception
com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerException: The statement did not return a result set.



i read the following online about MSSQL which causes a lot of confusion.



a) functions cannot be used for Inserting values into a table other than a temp table.


b) procedures cannot return a table value.



so how can one do the below three
a)send 3 parameters to a function/proc


b) use the input parameters as inputs for a select statement,


c) insert the returned values into a table,


d)return the inserted row / success/fail status.
0
Comment
Question by:solarisinfosys
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 33

Expert Comment

by:Mike Eghtebas
Comment Utility
if Transaction is a table name, apparently it is, remove the " from both sides.

from "Transaction" tr, TransactionEntry trent, Item it, Customer c

from Transaction tr, TransactionEntry trent, Item it, Customer c
0
 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
SimonAdept earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
I'm not a Java expert...
 rs = pstmt.executeQuery();
looks like it is expecting a recordset - but the SP performs an INSERT and won't return a recordset, unless you follow the INSERT statement with a SELECT statement (e.g. to get the ID of the newly inserted record)...
SELECT SCOPE_IDENTITY() AS [SCOPE_IDENTITY];

Open in new window


Transaction is a reserved keyword in TSQL, so it is correct to enclose it in double quotes provided that SET QUOTED IDENTIFIER is ON (the default) and as I see you have declared in your SP.
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:Nakul Vachhrajani
Comment Utility
Because you have mentioned:

rs = pstmt.executeQuery();

Open in new window


the code is expecting a result set (i.e. some SELECT statement inside the procedure actually returning data to the caller). Since it does not exist, the "rs" cannot be populated - causing the error.

I'm not a java guy, so I'm not sure if it will work or not, but try replacing
rs = pstmt.executeQuery();

Open in new window

with
pstmt.executeQuery();

Open in new window


Alternatively (this one will work), you can place a SELECT 1 or a SELECT 0 after the INSERT to tell the caller that the procedure executed successfully.

(as an FYI, the rs = pstmt.executeQuery(); should be a valid syntax for a "get" SP, i.e. one that fetches data from the database)
0
 
LVL 33

Expert Comment

by:Mike Eghtebas
Comment Utility
to avoid keyword as mentioned above use: from [Transaction] tr, TransactionEntry trent, Item it, Customer c
0

Featured Post

Enabling OSINT in Activity Based Intelligence

Activity based intelligence (ABI) requires access to all available sources of data. Recorded Future allows analysts to observe structured data on the open, deep, and dark web.

Join & Write a Comment

If you have heard of RFC822 date formats, they can be quite a challenge in SQL Server. RFC822 is an Internet standard format for email message headers, including all dates within those headers. The RFC822 protocols are available in detail at:   ht…
Ever wondered why sometimes your SQL Server is slow or unresponsive with connections spiking up but by the time you go in, all is well? The following article will show you how to install and configure a SQL job that will send you email alerts includ…
Via a live example, show how to set up a backup for SQL Server using a Maintenance Plan and how to schedule the job into SQL Server Agent.
Viewers will learn how to use the INSERT statement to insert data into their tables. It will also introduce the NULL statement, to show them what happens when no value is giving for any given column.

772 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now