Tag Archives: bind

javascript bind vs apply/call

When you want that function to later be called with a certain context, useful in events. Call/apply call the function immediately, whereas bind returns a function that when later executed will have the correct context set for calling the original function. This way you can maintain context in async callbacks, and events. I do this a lot: […]


bind varchar2-indexed collection via OCI

Sorry for the misleading title. The actual truth is: You can’t (as of Oracle Period. Yet, a recent stackoverflow.com question led me to writing a post on a simple, though not very known, workaround for this OCI’s inability.