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Writing a Type 4 JDBC Driver

Nura Horne
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Joined: Jul 26, 2001
Posts: 40
Hi all,
I need to write a type 4 jdbc driver. The data source is a specially formatted scientific text file, but I think this is unimportant. What I would like to know is where I can find information on how to go about doing such a thing. I have found articles on writing type 3 drivers on javaworld.com but no type 4.
Thanks in advance. Arun
Pradeep bhatt
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Joined: Feb 27, 2002
Posts: 8927

I guess it is not easy to write type 4 driver. It required understanding of datbase proprietary protocol.

I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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