Mike Burdette wrote:
Could anyone point me to a basic, straightforward tutorial about the best practice for setting up a connection pool with JDBC in a web application?
Connection pooling can be implemented various ways, by various mechanism. JT400 has it's own JDBC Connection pool. A quick google search turned up http://java.sun.com/developer/onlineTraining/Programming/JDCBook/conpool.html Since you're using MySQL, you might find http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/connection_pooling_with_connectorj.html interesting. david