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Could not find driver with class name: com.mysql.jdbc.Driver

Hello,

we are having problems to install jira, after make the installation, and before the wizard on web browser, we place mysql-connector-java-5.1.31.bin.jar in the folder JIRA/lib, but it continues saying that it can't connect to data base.

We look for it, but no idea how to continue.

We are using xampp, is it compatible?

Thanks.

3 answers

Did you restart after the jar file was placed in the lib folder?

Yes, i restarted. but the error continues.

Hello, i have done it again all and now it works. I don't know why......

thanks.

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In my case, the problem was the permissions on the .jar were incorrect.

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