This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
Just to be sure, when you say classpath, you mean (in Windows) to right click on "My Computer", go to "Advanced" and so on. And not just something to do in the command prompt, correct?
If it's the first case, I did that, still have the same problem.
Do the drivers or folders or compiled code or whatever have to be in certain directories/folders?
I don't understand how forName() works, it takes org.hsqldb.jdbcDriver as a String to instantiate an object, but is that a URL or something? How does the compiler know where to look for this "org.hsqldb.jdbcDriver"?
Joined: Jul 21, 2007
Ah, found a solution, turns out I need to add the .jar file to my library in my IDE.