How can I resolve "org.postgresql.Driver" not found in my bitbucket server plugin? Edited

I'm writing a bitbucket server plugin that writes to an external postgresql DB. I'm using PostgreSQL JDBC and getting the following error when calling  Class.forName("org.postgresql.Driver") :

java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.postgresql.Driver not found

I've tried adding the following to my pom.xml but it results in the plugin failing to install:


How can I write to an external PostgreSQL DB from my plugin?

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Hi, have you solve the problem? I meet the similar question, I want to add mysql-connector-java.jar but failed...


if you solve the problem, please reply me,thanks a lot.

So one way to deal with this issue is to manually load the jar you want to use at runtime. This page was helpful:

Thank you very much, you help me solve the problem which trouble me for one week. I sincerely appreciate you very much.

Try adding the jar file into 


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