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From dmclea...@comcast.net
Subject Re: check if DB exists already?
Date Thu, 09 Aug 2007 20:41:51 GMT
A Derby database is a directory containing a fairly distinctive set of files. You could use
file system operations to see if a directory by that name exists and then check to see if
it has the right files.

Donald

 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: Teja <teja@synapse.ws>
> 
> How do I check if the database exists already? I know create=true in the
> connection url creates if db doesn't exist and throws a SQLWarning if exists
> already, but is there a way to know for sure that a database exists already
> before connecting?
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