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Access -> mysql

Martin Schneider
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Joined: May 16, 2002
Posts: 42
Hi there,
I want to switch from access to mysql but I don't know how to do it :| I'd be really grateful if someone could explain me step by step how to perform this task. Right now Im using "dnsless-connection" and that is the way it should be with mysql.

[ August 01, 2002: Message edited by: Martin Schneider ]
Juanjo Bazan
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Joined: Feb 04, 2002
Posts: 231
The java code you should change is really short. Once you have download the JDBC package ( available from )and put it in your classpath, just change the driver you are loading:
And of course set the apropiate connection url/port/user/pass.
About the features of MySQL you should check, because maybe there are not implemented some options (ResultSet features,...)
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