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Unable to Connect to an external DB2 database



Unable to connect to an external DB2 database.

Error Messages

Problem encountered when getting a database connection: code: 0 SQLState: 08001 Message: No suitable driver found for jdbc:db2://1X.X.XX:X0000/cm DatabaseException caused by prior exception: java.sql.SQLException: No suitable driver found for jdbc:db2://1X.XX.XX:X0000/cm | SQL Code: 0 | SQL State: 08001

Steps to Reproduce

Create a database rule in the application as external database with DB2.

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application code or rules.

Issue with loading the DB2 driver.


Perform the following local-change:
  1. Import the DB2 driver RAR files from the Developer portal to the Customer CodeSet.
  2. Add the below prconfig.xml.

    <env name="database/drivers" value=""/>
  3. Restart the server.
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Published October 12, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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