how to make connection in jfreedesigner

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how to make connection in jfreedesigner

Post by dheeraj » Fri Apr 15, 2005 8:23 am


i want to generate reports using jfree designer. i am using mysql as database and want to make connection in jfree designer.

when i go to "data" tab in jfree designer , i click on report menu and click on connection menu. it opens "jdbc connection dialog box " where i can create new connection. after clicking on new buttton it opens a "new/modify connection window" after giving all details it gives an error which is

Check your classpath

what to do now , how should i connect ,, in class path what i have to give ,plz help in ragrding this as soon as possible ..

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how to make connection in jfreedesigner

Post by slizz3 » Thu Sep 01, 2005 3:46 pm

Hi there,

You should download the mm.mysql jar from the mysql website or google it and stick it into the classpath of the jdk you are using