Problem with datatable..

"gbattine" <>
24 Jul 2006 10:58:07 -0700
HI guys,
i'm a new user of JSF and now i'm descovering great possibilities
offered by datatable.
I read the article on,

Not everythings are for me clear...
I've to show in a datatable a mysql table


which its relative values..
i've developed a User class with the tree values as private variables
and getter and setter methods...
For this class i've developed a method called userList() that should
return a List of all the users presents in the table,ordereb by name.
Can someone say me what are the successive steps?Can you help me with a

bit theory about wrapper class?
Can you help me step by step because i don't understand internet
articles and forum discussions?

public List userList() throws Exception {

                        Context ctx = new InitialContext();

                        if (ctx == null) {

                                throw new Exception("Boom - No


                        Context envCtx = (Context)
                        DataSource ds = (DataSource)
// "java:comp/env/jdbc/nomedb"
                        Connection conn = ds.getConnection();
                        Statement stm = conn.createStatement();
                        ResultSet rst = stm.executeQuery("select * from
utenti order by

                        List users = new ArrayList();
                        while ({

                        return users;

Please help me....

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