One of the many cool new features in Java EE 6, is support for the DataSourceDefinition annotation.
The DataSourceDefinition annotation provides a way to define a DataSource and register it with JNDI. The annotation provided annotation elements for the commonly used DataSource properties. Additional standard and vendor specific properties may also be specified.
So let us look at an example:
on Dec 10, 2009
Giri, has done a very nice job creating a tutorial on using MySQL Connector/C++.
This Connector is modeled after JDBC making it very easy to access MySQL using C++.
on Apr 15, 2009
MySQL 5.1 and MySQL 5.1 Connector/J 5.1 have been officially released. Connector/J 5.1 adds support for JDBC 4.0. You can download Connector/J and find out additional info regarding JDBC 4.0 support here.
on Dec 8, 2008
Check out Knut Anders Hatlen's blog on how to specify your own collator allowing you to have more control over the ordering of data in Apache Derby and Java DB.
on Dec 5, 2008