The below code gets a connection from the websphere application server for a created data source.


package com.iewf.resource;

import java.sql.ResultSet;

import java.sql.SQLException;

import java.sql.Statement;

import javax.naming.InitialContext;

import javax.naming.NamingException;

import javax.sql.DataSource;

public class DataSourceHelper {

public static void main(String args[]) throws NamingException, SQLException{

InitialContext ctx = new InitialContext();

javax.sql.DataSource ds = (DataSource)ctx.lookup("java:comp/env/jdbc/myDS");

//where jdbc/myDS is the name of the resource reference

//java.sql.Connection conn1 = ds.getConnection();

java.sql.Connection conn = ds.getConnection("user", "password");

//where user and password are the user id and password for the connection

Statement stmt = conn.createStatement();

String query = "";

ResultSet rs = stmt.executeQuery(query);

while ( {






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