The URL specifying database connection parameters such as the server and database name.

Key: db.jdbc_url
Type: String
Can be set in: collection.cfg


This parameter specifies the JDBC URL to use when connecting to the underlying database. The format of the URL is generally defined by the chosen JDBC driver class in use.

Common JDBC URLs


  • Driver: com.mysql.jdbc.Driver

  • Template url: jdbc:mysql://:/

  • Standard port: `3306


  • Driver: oracle.jdbc.OracleDriver

  • Template url: jdbc:oracle:thin:@::

  • Standard port: 1521


  • Driver: org.postgresql.Driver

  • Template url: jdbc:postgresql://:/

  • Standard port: 5432

SQL Server

  • Driver: com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerDriver

  • Template url: jdbc:sqlserver://:;DatabaseName=

  • Standard port: 1433

The JDBC URL will frequently contain a hostname / IP address for the server, a TCP port, and a database name. See your JDBC driver’s documentation for full details, including information about configuring your database system to allow remote access if necessary. The template URL column of the table above provides sample URLs for the most common database systems.

Default Value