> I write for the same problem I noticed in the driver org.gjt.mm.mysql
> driver (version 1.2b). (It spends too much time to connect to the MYSQL
> Database with an Applet)
> I have tried to connect to the database with Access and ODBC and it
> works well and faster than my JDBC Connection.
> I am working in a Intranet without DNS, and I don't think the problem
> was because of the host-based security.
> Any Idea???
> Alberto Vázquez.
You can speed up queries with JDBC a little bit, when you turn escape processing off (@see
But its speed should be comparable to ODBC.
Did you turn off hostname lookup in mysqld?