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From Dirk Verbeeck <>
Subject [ANNOUNCEMENT] Commons DBCP 1.1 released
Date Wed, 22 Oct 2003 22:29:59 GMT
The Jakarta Commons team is pleased to announce the release of version 1.1
of the Jakarta Commons DBCP component.

Commons-DBCP provides database connection pooling services. Together with
Commons-Pool it is the default JNDI datasource provider for Tomcat.
More info:

There were a lot changes since the 1.0 release on 12 Aug 2002.
    * All existing features can now be configured by JNDI Context
      providers (Tomcat).
    * The double close() of a pooled connection is more effectively
    * Prepared statement pooling is now implemented in BasicDataSource.
    * Access to the underlying connection is blocked by default.
    * New minIdle parameter for a minimum number of idle connections ready
      for use.
    * New connection default properties:
      defaultCatalog & defaultTransactionIsolation.
    * Missing driverClassName will now give the following error
      "No suitable driver".
    * Bad validationQuery will produce a meaningful SQLException.
    * UML Class & sequence diagrams, configuration documentation.
    * This release contains bug fixes to all known issues.

The latest binary release is always available on the Jakarta Binary
Downloads page, its source is available from Jakarta Source Downloads

-- Dirk Verbeeck

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