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From:Paul DuBois Date:June 17 2001 2:23am
Subject:Re: java driver
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At 12:29 PM +0100 6/15/01, Michael Garthwaite wrote:
>I'm new to mysql and relatively new to java. I've downloaded a type 
>4 driver from mm.mysql. I've put the folder containing the driver in 
>my classpath and included the driver in my code as per the 
>instructions as follows:
>     Class.forName("");

Try changing the call to:

Class.forName ("").newInstance ();

>The problem is that though the code compiles it throws a 
>ClassNotFoundException when I try to run it. For some reason the 
>driver is not found. I'm probably missing something really obvious 
>but can anyone help me with this.

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
java driverMichael Garthwaite15 Jun
  • Re: java driverPaul DuBois17 Jun