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Tomcat + Servlet + DB

Laurent Sate

Joined: Dec 18, 2001
Posts: 10
I have a servlet under tomcat 4.01. This servlet attack a DB2 database. In fact, this servlet doesn't find the driver to connect to the DB, however my classpath is set correctly:

Must I configure another varibale in tomcat?
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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Put the jar containing the driver in the TOMCAT_HOME/common/lib directory. I think the documentation has a discussion about how Tomcat 4 locates library files.
Tim Holloway
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If your error message is accurate, you've mistyped the drivername. Java is case-sensitive even on OS's such as Windows that aren't. Not "COM.ibm", but "com.ibm"

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