This week's book giveaways are in the Java EE and JavaScript forums.
We're giving away four copies each of The Java EE 7 Tutorial Volume 1 or Volume 2(winners choice) and jQuery UI in Action and have the authors on-line!
See this thread and this one for details.
The moose likes Tomcat and the fly likes Struts 1.3, Tomcat 5.5.12, MySQL 5.0.37 issue Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of The Java EE 7 Tutorial Volume 1 or Volume 2 this week in the Java EE forum
or jQuery UI in Action in the JavaScript forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Products » Tomcat
Bookmark "Struts 1.3, Tomcat 5.5.12, MySQL 5.0.37 issue" Watch "Struts 1.3, Tomcat 5.5.12, MySQL 5.0.37 issue" New topic
Author

Struts 1.3, Tomcat 5.5.12, MySQL 5.0.37 issue

mihir maniar
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 09, 2003
Posts: 88
I get the following error "javax.naming.NamingException: Cannot create resource instance" at the line "DataSource ds = (DataSource)envContext.lookup("jdbc/mydb");" in my action class.

I am trying to connect to MySQL database using JNDI. the document that I am referring to resolve the issue is: http://tomcat.apache.org/tomcat-5.5-doc/jndi-datasource-examples-howto.html

the configuration of the system is: Tomcat 5.5.12 Struts 1.3 MySQL Server version: 5.0.37-community-nt MySQL Community Edition (GPL) MYSQL connector to connect frm java code mysql-connector-java-5.0.8-bin.jar (I have downloaded the connector from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/j/5.0.html ) The code to connect in the action class is



The complete error stack is


This is my server.xml




This is the web.xml




Kindly let me know what is going wrong. Thanks a million in advance.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: Struts 1.3, Tomcat 5.5.12, MySQL 5.0.37 issue