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From Rick Hillegas <rick.hille...@oracle.com>
Subject Re: Can't Load Embedded Driver
Date Mon, 08 Aug 2011 13:00:58 GMT
On 8/7/11 9:54 AM, Roy.Minet@comcast.net wrote:
> I have been happily using Derby for two years within IntelliJ Idea, 
> but have now hit a wall trying to deploy the application I developed.  
> I have tried setting the path to derby.jar on the command line and/or 
> in the CLASSPATH environment variable to no avail.  The embedded 
> driver doesn't load; the error message is, "No suitable driver found 
> for jdbc:derby:EMDatabase;create=true".  I'm under Windows XP Pro.  
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Roy Minet
Hi Roy,

This is almost always a CLASSPATH problem. With the same CLASSPATH, try 
the following experiment:

java org.apache.derby.jdbc.EmbeddedDriver

If the CLASSPATH is good, you should see this error:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: main

Hope this helps,

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