> I am happy to report that this problem was solved by deleting all
> files associated with other versions of mysql, as suggested in a
> previous post. I'm not sure if it was compiling against the wrong
> stub, or loading the wrong library dynamically.
> It would be nice if there was a way to do this without deleting
> old versions of MySQL. For example, I would like to be able to
> test DBD::Mysql with a version of mysql that I have not yet
> installed before installing both, since I depend on both
> interoperating correctly.
That's definitely possible, but you need to know about a lot of
C and Perl variables, in particular
and perhaps some from "perldoc ExtUtils::MakeMaker". See also
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