i am an amateur programmer in java.
can anyone please tell me how do i go about connecting my java application to oracle 9i database?
please be specific about what is the URL that i should use and how should i install the oracle JDBC driver.where should i install it.
if it is already available with either JDK 1.5(which i am using) or oracle 9i. where can i locate it and how should i install it. please let me know all the details. thank you.