Installing the MySQL JDBC Driver
CloudBees Flow does not include the MySQL JDBC driver. If you plan to perform a clea CloudBees Flow server installation that will connect to a MySQL database, you must obtain and install the MySQL JDBC driver.
Follow these steps:
Run the installer.
Make sure that you do not install the built-in database.
After the installation completes, download the MySQL JDBC driver from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/j/ .
Rename the downloaded connector to
This is required for the CloudBees Flow server to connect to the MySQL database.
Install the driver in the
Restart the server.
Open the home page of the Automation Platform web UI by browsing to https:// CloudBees Flow_ server /commander/ and logging in.
Go to the Administration > Database Configuration page and configure the server to use a MySQL database.