Connecting to databases when the path is ambiguous because of databases in the classpath

To connect to a database in the file system when the connection URL that you would use would be ambiguous with a database in the classpath, use the following form of the connection URL:


For example,


Apart from the connection URL, databases in archives in the classpath behave just like databases in archives accessed through the file system. However, databases in archives are read-only.

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Connecting to databases with ambiguous paths to databases in the file system