[fpc-pascal] The Interface to MySQL has changed on version

Joost van der Sluis joost at cnoc.nl
Tue Oct 9 10:30:22 CEST 2007

Op maandag 08-10-2007 om 22:16 uur [tijdzone -0700], schreef Andi
> > You cannot. Mysql is a pain to maintain. They break interface compatibility
> almost every release.
> So its mean that mysql is difficult to followed?

Yes. (It's not for nothing that ppl still use mysql 4.0 and 4.1)

Also, it's only the client. So you can use a mysql4.1-client-lib with a
mysql 5.0 server. 

> if yes, is there any other way to access mysql like odbc maybe?

You could offcourse use some db-library, like sqldb or ZEOS. Then the
Zeos/sqldb-developers have to follow mysql for you...


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