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Please explain my problem


Joined: Aug 07, 2008
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How can we access it connection reference through method because Connection is an interface & we have not possible to declare an
interface object?

Connection co=DriverManager.getConnection("sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver");

Same for Statement interface.
Statement s=co.createStatement()
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