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Connector/j and MySql

Leonardo Go
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Joined: Jun 13, 2004
Posts: 13
I have connector/j and i want to use it to connect to my mysql database.
my question is how and where do i extract the files inside the connector/j.zip that ive downloaded from the net ??? i has a lot of files in it but i dont know which goes where..

thnx...


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Masoud Kalali
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Joined: Jul 08, 2004
Posts: 531

Hi
if you got source archive
then you should make it by using ant
and if you get binary archive then it should contain a
Jar file like mysql-connector-java-3.0.7-stable-bin.jar
add it to your classpath
and then look at samples which are available in zip archive.
I hope it helps.


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