At 22:52 -0400 5/31/03, Mehrdad Ziaei wrote:
>That will give you version of mysql client you're running,
That seems to have been what the original question was.
>For version of mysql server, after successful connection to mysql, use
>telnet to port 3306 of server running mysql
>C:\>telnet 192.168.1.2 3306
>you'll see few garbage and mysql version number in there too.
Re: that latter suggestion, it's easier to simply issue this query from
the mysql client:
mysql> SHOW VERSION();
Then you don't have to ignore all the garbage characters. :-)
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Steven Kreuzer" <skreuzer@stripped>
>Cc: "Mysql" <mysql@stripped>
>Sent: Saturday, May 31, 2003 10:32 PM
>Subject: Re: Find out what version I am using?
>> $ mysql --version
>> On Sat, 2003-05-31 at 22:21, Robert Mark Bram wrote:
>> > Howdy all!
>> > How do I find out what version of mysql I am running from the command
>> > Is there a type of system select statement I can execute?
>> > Rob
>> > :)
>> > :->
> > > :-}