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Tomcat on Debian and Ubuntu Linux – Fix Broken com.mysql.jdbc.Driver Connection

Tomcat on Debian and Ubuntu Linux – Fix Broken com.mysql.jdbc.Driver Connection | Getting java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: “com.mysql.jdbc.Driver” or similar error on Debian? Debian and Ubuntu provide complete Apache Tomcat packages including the java mysql connector. However, the default Tomcat config does not find the provided mysql connector! Here is a fix.