WebLogic 12c JDBC DB2 Driver Issue : "Cannot load driver: com.ibm.as400.access.AS400JDBCXADataSource" (Doc ID 1505667.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version 12.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

This happens when trying to create a generic data source database type DB2 for i5/OS using the JTOpen DB2 for i5/OS Driver (Type 4 XA) IBM Toolkit for Java; Versions:8.X and later via the drop down menu in the WebLogic console.

After establishing connection properties and testing the configuration, "Cannot load driver: com.ibm.as400.access.AS400JDBCXADataSource" is returned in the messages.


Cause

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