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Access database without using jdbc-odbc?

Tom Barns
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Joined: Oct 27, 2000
Posts: 138
Hi All
is there anyway to access database(db2) without using odbc?
please let me know.
thanks

Thanks for your help.
bill bozeman
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Joined: Jun 30, 2000
Posts: 1070
There may be a way, but it may involve you creating your own driver to get connected, which means you are still using JDBC. You don't have to use ODBC, but you would then need JDBC. Am I correct about that?
Bill
Thomas Paul
mister krabs
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Joined: May 05, 2000
Posts: 13974
Check the list of drivers at the sun site:
http://industry.java.sun.com/products/jdbc/drivers
I counted 5 different type 3 or 4 drivers for DB2.


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