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Create ConnectionPool in ServletContextListener

JiaPei Jen
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Joined: Nov 19, 2000
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The Specification says that we should create the connection pool in the ServletContextListener. I have the code for creating a connection pool (see below). How do I create it in the ServletContextListener?
Vijay Rajaram
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Joined: Nov 17, 2003
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The connection object which you have created has to be stored in the servlet context and whenever you need a DB connection get the connection object from the servlet context.
By the way if you want to know the usage of the ServletContextListener, this is what you need to do.
Create a class which impliment the ServletContextListener interface and configure this class in the web.xml.
- VJ
[ February 23, 2004: Message edited by: Vijay Rajaram ]
Faisal Khan
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Joined: Jun 29, 2003
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If you are using Tomcat, the following link will be of great help, it has a very good explanation on how to get going.
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