jdbc connection to ms sql test script

I need a program that will test a JDBC connection from a server running Unix on top of Windows Server 2003.

The main goal is try to figure out why I can make a connection, but when I try to run a query I get a 'connection failure' error.

The test program can be very simple.

Let me know if you need more info.

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Example below connect to SQL server 2000 with Microsoft SQL Server 2000 driver for JDBC.

import java.sql.*;

public class getConnection
        public static void main(String[] args)
                DB db = new DB();
                Connection conn=db.dbConnect(


class DB
        public DB() {}

        public Connection dbConnect(String db_connect_string)
                        Connection conn =
                        return conn;
                catch (Exception e)
                        return null;

Hope that the code mentioned above will sort out your query.

Chetan Sachdeva

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faclogisticsAuthor Commented:
This is great!
Thank you!!!
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