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Tomcat DBCP Query

Krish Shan

Joined: Jun 19, 2008
Posts: 5
I am running a web application on tomcat which connects to Oracle database. I am using Apache DBCP for handling database

Can you advice me whether DBCP supports

1, Implicit Connection Cache
2, Fast Connection Failover

If yes Could you please assist me on how I can configure it.

Tim Holloway
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Joined: Jun 25, 2001
Posts: 17270

Your best bet on that is to RTFM. It's at

On the lefthand menu, there's a "Configuration" topic that documents the configuration options.

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Krish Shan

Joined: Jun 19, 2008
Posts: 5
Before posting the question I have already looked into the link you sent and couldn't find anything relating with it.
That's why I posted the query in the forum for expert comments.


camilo cerchiari

Joined: Oct 31, 2007
Posts: 4
hi Ramesh,

i'd like to know if you finally found information about DBCP and Fast Connection Failover.
if so, please post your findings.

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Tomcat DBCP Query
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