This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
I've looked around and not seen any code that seems to cover this. I've tried to figure it out myself, but just cannot get my head around it. Basically, I have an application where I would like to have the DB log output written to a JTextArea (or other similar component is OK). My first assumption is to use the getLogWriter() method of DriverManager, but then I cannot figure out what to do with it. I'm sure that I'll have to programatically dump to the JTextArea on my own, but how? Or, am I barking up the wrong tree? The name "LogWriter" makes me think that it is only for me sending messages in!?! I want to get the DB's messages, not my own. Any direction or guidance will be much appreciated. Thanx, msd