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ClassNotFoundException Error

 
Ghazala Islam
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Using MyEclipse IDE ,I am trying to insert a row in a MySql table in a web based project.The code is working fine in a Java project (row is being inserted) but when i 'am trying it in a web based project its not finding the JDBC driver and giving error :

" java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: No ClassLoaders found for: com.mysql.jdbc.Driver"

I am adding the driver in project by adding external jar file in
WEB-inf/lib folder but its showing the driver in project's root directory,not in web-inf/lib directory.Whats the exact problem,driver is not copied in right directory or something else?
 
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What server are you running the web application in? Normal Eclipse doesn't acknowledge webapps so putting it in WEB-INF\lib would only work in the context of a server. Not sure how MyEclipse handles it.

Also, when you add a file as a library Eclipse automatically shows it in the root regardless of where it exists in the project. I would think for a webapp you wouldn't want to add it as a library, unless MyEclipse can understand this.
 
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I think this is more of an Eclipse question than a JDBC question, so I'm moving it to our IDEs forum.
 
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