Map database column name to OleDbDataReader

   



using System;
using System.Data.OleDb;

public class ReadFromOleDb
{
  [STAThread]
  static void Main(string[] args)
  {
    String sConn = "provider=sqloledb;server=(local)SQLEXPRESS;database=MyDatabase;Integrated Security=SSPI";
    
    String sSQL = "select id, firstname, lastname from Employee";

    OleDbConnection oConn = new OleDbConnection(sConn);
    oConn.Open();

    OleDbCommand oCmd = new OleDbCommand(sSQL, oConn);
    OleDbDataReader oReader = oCmd.ExecuteReader();

    int idxID = oReader.GetOrdinal("id");
    int idxFirstName = oReader.GetOrdinal("firstname");
    int idxLastName = oReader.GetOrdinal("lastname");

    while(oReader.Read()) {
      Console.WriteLine("{0} {1} {2}",
        oReader.GetValue(idxID),
        oReader.GetValue(idxFirstName),
        oReader.GetValue(idxLastName));
    }
  }
}