Could Not Find Driver With Class Name: com.mysql.jdbc.Driver
Could Not Find Driver of MySQL connector when installing the Jira on Linux machine using the bin package.
So you just need to download the MySQL Connector and place .jar file in the location. Jira is used to find out the bug in a software. You need a database connection to connect with the Jira Application.
You can use MySQL 5.6 or above for Jira Applications. This used to find the bugs and for software development life cycle where you make task for product release. you can also track the task of user what they’re doing here on jira server.
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Step 1 : Download MySQL Connector
wget MySQL Connector
Step 2 : Extract the MySQL Connector file,
tar -zxf mysql-connector-java-5.1.35.tar.gz
Step 3 : Copy the MySQL connector jar file to below location,
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cp mysql-connector-java-5.1.35-bin.jar /opt/atlassian/jira/lib
Step 4 : Now restart the Jira Service
Also make changes in vim /etc/my.cnf
Step 5 : Now restart the mysqld service and Jira
systemctl restart mysqld