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thin driver is type 4 driver which comes with oracle database.
Its class is oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver
The classname oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver is deprecated, sometime after Oracle 8i; the preferred name is now oracle.jdbc.OracleDriver, although the old name continues to work with the most recent releases of the driver.