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problem in type 4 driver

Punit Jain
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Joined: Aug 20, 2011
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i m getting an error in this code..

error is in these two line:

and error is:

Type mismatch: cannot convert from java.sql.Statement to com.mysql.jdbc.Statement

although i have added mysqlConnector to my jar files, but still i m getting the same error..???
Rob Spoor

Joined: Oct 27, 2005
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You should never import any driver specific classes, but instead program against the JSE interfaces. You've probably used an IDE to resolve the import and chose the wrong one. So instead of importing com.mysql.jdbc.Statement, import java.sql.Statement.

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Punit Jain
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yeah , i m using IDE..
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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