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jdbc connection error!!!!

pradeep arum
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Joined: Oct 01, 2003
Posts: 130
hi all ,
I am an SCJP AND NEW TO JAVA DATABASE CONNECTIVITY ,I have a problem in connecting to oracle 9i,
these are the connection statements i used
String user=null,pass=null;


Connection conn=DriverManager.getConnection ("jdbc racle:thin:@oracle:1521:acdb",user,pass);

And the error is java.lang.classnotfound exception..
please help

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Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24189

Well, presumably you've not got the Oracle driver JAR file on your CLASSPATH (or not installed properly in your application server.)

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