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Problem with JdbcOdbcDriver

Augg Stine

Joined: Mar 24, 2004
Posts: 27
i'm using a datasource object to get a connection. But it gives me 'No Suitable Driver'. Following is a part of server.xml in Tomcat 4.1.
<value>jdbc dbc:TeamDataSource</value>

But if i use DriverManager.getConnection with the same Database URL & the Driver, i'm able to get the Connection ...

Please help
Thank you in Advance
[ March 31, 2004: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]
Raj Chila
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Joined: Mar 18, 2004
Posts: 128

Hi Augg,
if you are using a JDBC : ODBC Driver then I think you should also create a System DSN for accessing the Database through the native ODBC drivers.
check it up once.
Augg Stine

Joined: Mar 24, 2004
Posts: 27
I have done that in the System DSN. it is "TeamDataSource". That is the one, i'm using it.
Thank you
Jessica Sant

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

Augg Augg-
Please don't post the same thread in multiple forums -- it's a bit confusing a wastes people time. I have left this thread open so that the discussion may continue here in the appropriate forum.
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