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Just a quick hint to Santy: Take a look at the classes contained in the driver package you use to connect to your database (for example: com.jdbc.mysql in the mysql_3.0.14.jar for MySQL database). The driver class you specify in Class.forName("com.jdbc.mysql.Driver") will register your specific driver. The DriverManager.getConnection(url) then asks for a Connection from all the registered drivers. If the DriverManager finds a driver which can connect to the url you have specified, the returned Connection will then point to all the implemented classes such as Statement which are specific to your database. Therefore you do not have to handle the implementation yourself. If you can, get hold of the source code for your driver or decompile the driver class files with a tool like JAD (http://kpdus.tripod.com/jad.html). This will give you a good idea of how a database vendor has implemented the standard jdbc interfaces. The mysql driver's source & binary is available at: http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/j/3.0.html
Hope this helps
posted 14 years ago
Hi Morag, Thank you for giving such a good explanation now i got some idea about jdbc api.Thnks Again
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