How do I install Java DB on a mac?

Posted on 2012-08-16
Last Modified: 2012-08-17
How do I install Java DB on a mac?

I'm using 1.6 jdk on my mac and working with netbeans. I want to work with a db to be embedded with my desktop software.

Any ideas on how I can achieve this?
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    I'm not exactly sure what you mean by "Java DB".

    If you mean a database that Java can access, then you can just install MySQL.  Step are here:

    If you want to bundle a database with your Java application and deploy that on a Mac, that's much more complex - is that what you're looking for?

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    If you find you haven't got


    "Java DB is installed when you install JDK 6 (except on Mac OS X). If you are using Mac OS X you can download and install Java DB manually or use the Java DB that is installed by Java EE version of the NetBeans IDE installer."
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