|CPSC 343||Database Theory and Practice||Fall 2017|
This document is intended to describe the local environment for working with JDBC in CPSC 343. Refer to the Java Tutorial for information on using JDBC.
JDBC is an API for connecting to a database. You need a connector for your particular database in order to be able to use it.
Right-click on the project name in the Package Explorer and choose Build Path->Configure Build Path.
Click on "Build Path" in the list of categories on the left side of the dialog box.
Click on the "Libraries" tab.
Click "Add External JARs", navigate to /classes/cs343/jars, and choose mysql-connector-java-5.1.44-bin.jar.
Click "Apply and Close" when you are done.
You will need to do this each time you create a new project.