mysql-connector-java - Official JDBC driver for MySQL

Property Value
Distribution RPM Universal
Repository JPackage 5.0 all
Package name mysql-connector-java
Package version 5.0.8
Package release 4.jpp5
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 1.44 MB
Download size 869.63 KB
Official Mirror
MySQL Connector/J is a native Java driver that converts JDBC (Java Database
Connectivity) calls into the network protocol used by the MySQL database.
It lets developers working with the Java programming language easily build
programs and applets that interact with MySQL and connect all corporate
data, even in a heterogeneous environment. MySQL Connector/J is a Type
IV JDBC driver and has a complete JDBC feature set that supports the
capabilities of MySQL.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mysql-connector-java - - -


Name Value
jta >= 1.0.1-0.a.1
log4j -


Name Value
mm.mysql = 5.0.8-4.jpp5
mysql-connector-java = 5.0.8-4.jpp5


Name Value
mm.mysql < 5.0.8-4.jpp5


Type URL
Binary Package mysql-connector-java-5.0.8-4.jpp5.noarch.rpm
Source Package mysql-connector-java-5.0.8-4.jpp5.src.rpm

Install Howto

Fedora, CentOS, RHEL:
  1. Download latest jpackage-release rpm from
  2. Install jpackage-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh jpackage-release*rpm
  3. Install mysql-connector-java rpm package:
    # yum install mysql-connector-java
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # zypper addrepo jpackage-5.0
  2. Install mysql-connector-java rpm package:
    # zypper install mysql-connector-java
Mandriva, Mageia:
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # urpmi.addmedia jpackage-5.0 with
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install mysql-connector-java rpm package:
    # urpmi mysql-connector-java




2008-07-15 - David Walluck <> 1:5.0.8-4
- version Obsoletes and Provides
- remove javadoc scriptlets
- update License
- GCJ fixes
2008-07-15 - Will Tatam <> - 0:5.0.8-3jpp
- Remove defunct Vendor and Dist from spec
2008-07-15 - Will Tatam <> - 0:5.0.8-2jpp
- Rebuild for JPP5
2007-10-26 - Jason Corley <> - 0:5.0.8-1jpp
- update 5.0.8
2007-05-21 - Jason Corley <> - 1:5.0.6-1jpp
- update to 5.0.6
- change vendor/distribution to macros
- other minor cleanups
2007-02-27 - Ralph Apel <r.apel at> 1:5.0.4-2jpp
- Rebuild with java-1.4.2
- Add gcj_support option
- Add javadoc subpackage
- Add copyright notice
- Add Vendor, Distribution
2007-01-13 - Jason Corley <> 1:5.0.4-1jpp
- 5.0.4
- add jboss4-connector to build requirements
2006-10-10 - Jason Corley <> 1:5.0.3-1jpp
- 5.0.3
- add jboss4-common and versioned jaxp build requirements
- macroize
2006-02-02 - Jason Corley <> 1:3.1.12-1jpp
- 3.1.12
- add some more docs from the tarball
- correct url
- remove vendor and distribution, should be defined in ~/.rpmmacros instead
2005-05-14 - Jason Corley <> 1:3.1.8-0.a.1jpp
- 3.1.8a

See Also

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