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troubleshooting Question

datasource issue

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Micheal_MaleFlag for Afghanistan asked on
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So i have an applicationContext.xml which has a bean dataSource defined in it.

<bean id="dataSource" class="org.apache.commons.....">

<bean id="testDao" class="com.testDao">
<property name="dataSource" ref="dataSource"/>

Now in my testDao i had the dataSource :-

private DataSource dataSource;

setters and getter for the datasource. Now in one of my method when i try to get connection from the dataSource it's always coming null. Any clue why is it doing that ?

Connection conn = null;
conn = getDataSource().getConnection();

I get a nullpointer exception in this statement, hence my queries don't get executed. Can anyone tell me how to get the connection instance from the dataSource ?
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