Spark Unable to find JDBC Driver

This person was having similar issue: http://apache-spark-user-list.1001560.n3.nabble.com/How-to-use-DataFrame-with-MySQL-td22178.html Have you updated your connector drivers to the most recent version? Also did you specify the driver class when you called load()? Map<String, String> options = new HashMap<String, String>(); options.put(“url”, “jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/video_rcmd?user=root&password=123456”); options.put(“dbtable”, “video”); options.put(“driver”, “com.mysql.cj.jdbc.Driver”); //here DataFrame jdbcDF = sqlContext.load(“jdbc”, options); In spark/conf/spark-defaults.conf, you can also set spark.driver.extraClassPath … Read more