[Nottingham] JDBC & CLASSPATH

Michael Erskine msemtd at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Dec 11 15:17:11 GMT 2006

On Monday 11 December 2006 14:46, Martin Garton wrote:
> > When trying to connect to MySQL via JDBC from OpenOffice I always get a
> > "Connection refused" message.  I've tried various user/password
> > combinations which I know are valid.
> > any clues ?
> Not from me I'm afraid.  I rarely use OpenOffice and didn't even know it
> had JDBC functionality.

OpenOffice Base has some kickass database query-building and table designing 
tools. I use it to edit SQLServer databases from Linux using the jtds type4 
jdbc driver. 

Under OpenOffice you can set the classpath used by Base.

Michael Erskine.

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