the library could not compile in vc7.1+stlport5.1
no stl::_Noinit and local_time_s
On 1/13/07, Warren Young <mysqlpp@stripped> wrote:
> It's been a long time coming, but here it is. Changes so far relative
> to v2.1.1:
> o ColData, const_string, and SQLString can now be constructed
> with an explicit length parameter. Furthermore, Query
> class's execute(), store() and use() call chains terminate
> in a version taking an explicit length parameter, instead
> of one taking a simple C string. Together, this means
> that it's now possible to handle data from the SQL server
> containing nulls. The library is almost certainly not yet
> capable of handling embedded nulls in all cases, but this
> is a big first step towards that.
> o Can now construct a DateTime object from a time_t. Patch by
> Korolyov Ilya.
> o Changed the way we're handling exported functions in the
> Windows DLL case so that it works more reliably under MinGW.
> o Added proper copy semantics to Connection, so that you get a
> new connection with the same parameters, not just a bitwise
> copy of the object.
> o Added exrun shell script and exrun.bat files to distribution,
> to avoid linkage errors when running the examples while
> you have an older version of MySQL++ still installed.
> o Using an explicitly thread-safe variant of localtime() where
> one is available.
> o Removed ListInsert template from myset.h. This wasn't used
> within the library, and was never documented, so I'm betting
> that no one actually uses it.
> o Result::copy() was not copying the exception flag in
> all cases. Fix by Steven Van Ingelgem.
> o Renamed MYSQLPP_LIB_VERSION to MYSQLPP_HEADER_VERSION, as
> what it really encodes is the version number in the mysql++.h
> file you're using, not the actual library version number.
> o Added mysqlpp::get_library_version(), which returns the
> library version number at build time. Between this and
> the header version constant, you can check that you're not
> mixing MySQL++ header and library versions.
> o resetdb example uses these new version number affordances to
> double-check that you're not mixing libraries and headers
> from different versions. This happens easily unless you
> take care of it (such as by using exrun) when you have one
> version of MySQL++ installed and you're trying to build and
> test a new version without blowing away the old one first
> or overwriting it.
> o No longer using recursive Makefiles on Unixy platforms
> or split lib + examples project files on VC++. Everything is
> handled by a single top-level Makefile or project file, which
> is simpler for the end user, and makes better dependency
> management possible.
> o When looking for the MySQL C library on systems using
> autoconf, looking in .../lib64 wherever we are also looking
> in .../lib.
> o RPM build process no longer depends on Bakefile. It means
> you have to build the examples when building an RPM even
> though they're never used within the RPM, but it's a better
> tradeoff in my opinion.
> o Updated include and library paths on Windows to reflect
> changes in the most recent MySQL installers.
> o Merged lib/defs.h and lib/platform.h into new file,
> lib/common.h. Just cleans up the library internals.
> o Fixed build errors on Windows due to recent changes in MySQL.
> o Fixed a few memory leaks and double-deletes in Query class.
> o Fixed compatibility with STLPort's string implementation.
> Patch by dengxy at cse.buaa.edu.cn.
> o Fixed a compatibility problem between Set<> template and
> SSQLS. Patch by Korolyov Ilya.
> o Fixed build bug in SQLQueryParms due to a character
> signedness issue on PowerPC with GCC. Patch by Michael
> o ~Transaction() can no longer throw exceptions. It'll just
> quietly eat them, to avoid program termination. Fix
> suggested by Alex Burton.
> o Fixed thread safety testing in autoconf case, accidentally
> broken during v2.1.0 development cycle.
> o Using Doxygen 1.5.1 to generate documentation.
> You can download the latest beta from http://tangentsoft.net/mysql++/ in
> many forms, or you can check out the absolute brandest newest from svn.
> I hope to get this release finalized within a week, so if you have
> problems with it, please let me know soon.
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