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servlets and JDBC on tomcat 5.5

Lalit Nagalkar
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Joined: Aug 22, 2006
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Hello all,

Can anybody tell me which URL should I use while making a connection to database suing DriverManager.getConnection(URL) on a tomcat 5.5 server. I tried unsuccessfully both URLs "jdbc dbc:MyDB" and "jdbc dbc://localhost/MyDB". The driver is sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver and DB is MS-Access database.

Thanking all.

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Bear Bibeault
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The JDBC URL is independent of whether you are using servlets or Tomat.

Moved to the JDBC forum.

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Tim LeMaster
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Joined: Aug 31, 2006
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jdbcdbc:MyDB looks like a JDBC-ODBC Bridge Driver URL. Did you setup the ODBC connection?

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Poonam Kadu
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Joined: Jul 21, 2006
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Hi Lalit,
You may try this

Connection c = DriverManager.getConnection("Jdbc:Odbc:MyDB");
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