Getting Up To Date with JDBC API
Subject:   Error in addbatch method of the Statement interface
Date:   2002-12-31 13:04:15
From:   anonymous2
The article you just read suggests:

"A JDBC 2.0 driver may or may not support batch updates. The supportsBatchUpdates() method in the DatabaseMetaData class may be called to discover if a particular driver supports batch updates."