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Connection pool

Abdul Aatif

Joined: Feb 08, 2012
Posts: 23
how do i make my java program(connection pool program) to forcefully take idle database connections from other programs?
Tim Moores

Joined: Sep 21, 2011
Posts: 2408
I sure hope that's not possible. The solution would be to make all clients use a connection pool implementation that closes idle connections after some time, thereby freeing them up for other clients.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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