On Wed, 2002-01-02 at 13:11, Michael Widenius wrote:
> >>>>> "Bruce" == Bruce King <balon@stripped>
> Bruce> I'm interested in writing an API to allow Common Lisp (currently GNU CLisp
> Bruce> 2.26) programs to connect to MySQL, mostly for fun, partly for education.
> Bruce> I can't find any information on the protocol used in the conversation
> Bruce> the client and the server, so I'm not sure where to begin. Is such
> Bruce> documentation available?
> What you should do is to link the MySQL client code to GNU lisp and
> add an interface from lisp on top of this.
> This will make your job much easier. It will also ensure that you
> don't have to do big changes in your code when we update the protocol
> in the future!
If you search the net you should find a MySQL interface for CMU Common
Lisp. This could give you some inspiration. Sorry but I do not remember
what it was named.