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types of drivers


Joined: Jan 23, 2000
Posts: 10
please send the connection code for all 4 drivers.
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

Connection code is always the same regardless of Driver version, vendor and type, that's the point.

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ganesh narayana

Joined: Sep 10, 2005
Posts: 7
Dear Friend,

only the driver and URL differes from one type to second type.


driver : sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver
url : jdbc dbc:<<dsn name>>

type 2 for oracle

driver : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver
url : jdbc racle ci8:@

type 4 for oracle

driver : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver
url : jdbc racle:thin:@localhost:1521:<<oracle SID>>

then use Class.forName(driver name)
Connection con=DriverManager.getConnection(url,username,password)

for example :

Connection con=DriverManager.getConnection("jdbc racle:thin:@localhost:1521:<<oracle SID>>","scott","tiger");

to connect to the specific database.
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