Adding and Updating Liquibase Drivers

To establish a connection between Liquibase and your database, you must store the JDBC driver for your database version as a .jar file in your liquibase/lib folder.

Liquibase comes with pre-installed drivers for the following databases:

To use another database with Liquibase, you must add the appropriate database driver to liquibase/lib. To replace a driver that’s already in liquibase/lib, delete or rename the existing JDBC file and add the new one. You can download a database’s JDBC driver from its website.

If you specify a value for the driver in the Liquibase properties file, in the CLI, or as an environment variable, make sure it matches the appropriate driver in liquibase/lib. If you use Liquibase with Maven, you can specify the driver in your pom.xml file, as follows: