Appendix . Setting Up the MySQL Database Used in This Book

Topics in This Chapter

  • Download and Install MySQL

  • Download and Install a JDBC Driver for MySQL

  • Create a MySQL Database for Core JSTL Examples

  • Populate the MySQL Database Used in Core JSTL Examples

All of the code examples in “Database Actions” on page 356 use the MySQL database management system (DBMS).[1] This appendix shows you how to download and install that DBMS and a corresponding JDBC driver, and how to create and populate the database used in this book.

To configure MySQL for the database examples in this book, you must perform the following steps:

  1. Download and install the MySQL database management system

  2. Download and install a JDBC driver for MySQL

  3. Create the database used in this book's ...

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