>>>>> "Robert" == Robert J Daino <rjdaino@stripped> writes:
Robert> I would like to demo the Windows version of MYSQL on an NT platform
Robert> before purchasing. I have downloaded the evaluation copy version
Robert> 3.21.29-gamma. However, when I try to use the C-API call mysql_init, it
Robert> does not seem to be included in this release. Is that true? If so, how
Robert> do I get a working evaluation copy that contains this basic connection
Robert> API? If not, how do I gain access to it? There are no prototypes for
Robert> it nor are than any references contained within any of the libraries.
Robert> I would appreciate any thoughts/ideas or answers.
Just download the newest client distribution from
The newest libraries will work with the MySQL shareware version. You
can find a full description of the API in the MySQL online manual.