A new technical article entitled "Using the MySQL Connector/J JDBC Driver With the Java SE Platform", has been posted on java.sun.com at:
This article explains the essential steps involved in accessing/manipulating the data in a MySQL database from a Java application. MySQL Connector/J JDBC driver was used in the example code to show the database connectivity, data manipulation steps. Application developers who are new to Java programming language [but not to MySQL database] are the target audience of this article.
Stay tuned for the next article in this series "Using MySQL with PHP" ..