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Commons dbcp pooling problems...

Kerry Wilson
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Joined: Oct 29, 2003
Posts: 254
Pooling does not seem to be working, every request to specific url executes 5 queries and opens 5 connections and leaves them open once 50 connections are open ( maxActive setting ). I get timeout error here are my settings see if there is any thing wrong. ( Followed jakarta website ):
( Tomcat / MySQL )

From what I have read the above code should work, but it doesn't please help...
[ November 08, 2004: Message edited by: Kerry Wilson ]
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Luis F Garcia

Joined: Oct 20, 2004
Posts: 6
Hi Kerry,

I've had the same problem with commons dbcp, and spent some time reviewing my code and config files. Somehow through google found that it was a bug within some version of commons dbcp. This could be your case.

As soon as I replaced the buggy jar with some older one, everything worked just fine.

Cheers !!

Luis F.
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