This week's book giveaway is in the General Computing forum. We're giving away four copies of Arduino in Action and have Martin Evans, Joshua Noble, and Jordan Hochenbaum on-line! See this thread for details.
Dear friends can anyone help me how to load and how ro connect to a database in mysql i just need the 2 lines of loading driver and opnening connecection.i already downladed connectorj and set the classpath 4 it. thanks walid
I did it by following the code in these instructions: JavaRanch CattleDrive JDBC Assignments I used Class.forName( "com.mysql.jdbc.Driver" ); to load the driver with connector/j. And Connection con = DriverManager.getConnection( "jdbc:mysql://localhost/drain?user=bunghole&password=plug" ); gave me a connection. [ January 25, 2003: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]