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Regarding including jar files for directory

priya pillai
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Hi friends,

In my web application , directory structure is


Some of the jsp files are in ROOT folder and some jsp files are in ZSOR folder.The jsp files in ROOT folder are working fine.I am getting problem with the jsp files in ZSOR folder.I am getting error of

java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.gjt.mm.mysql.Driver .This driver is used to connect to mysql database.I copied the jar file in lib folder of ZSOR.

Note:I am using Tomcat,Mysql,linux.

Please help me to sort our this issue.

Regards
Bear Bibeault
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ROOT and ZSOR are separate web applications that have nothing to do with each other. Each needs to have the jar files that they need in each of their own folders.


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priya pillai
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I copied all the jar files for ZSOR folder files in ZSOR folders lib
Bear Bibeault
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Are you sure that the jar file contains the driver class?
priya pillai
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yes it contains Driver files.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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