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Access driver on linux/unix?

Bing Lu
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Joined: Oct 10, 2000
Posts: 42
Is there anyway that I can access a microsoft access database
on linux or unix box?
thanks
Sandeep Jain
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Joined: Oct 25, 2000
Posts: 124
Hi
I dont think there is any mecanism by which u can connect to Access database on Linux system . What you can do is, you can install mysql as the database on the linux machine(which is freely available on th net) and work with it.
DriverManager.registerDriver(new Driver());
String s = "jdbc:mysql://hostname ort/databasename";
Class.forName("org.gjt.mm.mysql.Driver");//this is the driver name
con = DriverManager.getConnection(s);

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