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Loading jdbc driver using class.forName()

francis varkey
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Hi,
Can some one send an article about the above topic in more details.
Sathi Krishna
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Go ahead with

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francis varkey
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The "System class loader " will load all classes in class path when JVM start up . So why we explicitly call calss.ForName() ?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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