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DataSource is Null in JNDI Connection with Tomcat

Kousik Majumder
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Joined: Sep 30, 2007
Posts: 229
Hi,
I am getting NullPointerException due to null value of DataSource when trying to connect through JNDI in Tomcat 5.5
I have checked all the values of parameters in server.xml.

can somebody tell me the reasons why this is coming?





server.xml:


Thanks in Advance,

Kousik


Thanks in Advance,
Kousik
karthikeyan Chockalingam
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Joined: Sep 06, 2003
Posts: 259
Place the jar file containing Oracle database implementation classes under
<TOMCAT_HOME>\common\lib rather than WEB-INF\lib directory specific to the project.

Also I found the installer version of (that ends with .exe) Tomcat 5.5.17 to have some strange problems. Try the .zip version which will avoid those.


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