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How to configure an Informix JDBC connection string to connect to a group

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Question

What needs to be included in an Informix connection string to connect to the database server using a group?

Answer

To connect to an Informix database via a group, your Informix JDBC connection string should include the following parameters:
jdbc:informix-sqli://informixserver=<group_name>;database=<dbname>;user=<username>;password=<password>;SQLH_TYPE=FILE;SQLH_FILE=<absolute_path_to_your_sqlhosts_file>";

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Modified date:
21 January 2021

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ibm11104555