the manual-section, I've pointed you to, explains everything what you need for building a
MySQL C-API client - but you need to read it, first.
The API-libraries (both dynamic dlls and static libs) namely 'libmySQL.dll' and
'mysqlclient.lib' are contained within the lib folder of a standard mysql-package for
windows e.g. 'Without installer (unzip in C:\)'
For the 'essential setup', you will have to choose custom-install and tick the additonal
From: sandhya [mailto:sandhyar@stripped]
Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2006 11:44 AM
To: Armin Schöffmann; win32@stripped
Subject: Re: MySQL C-API
But i want to know whether i need to install anything inorder to work with the MySql
Is it available with the following installation?
Windows Essentials (x86)" from the following link,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Armin Schöffmann" <armin.schoeffmann@stripped>
To: "sandhya" <sandhyar@stripped>; <win32@stripped>
Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2006 3:01 PM
Subject: RE: MySQL C-API
> -----Original Message-----
> From: sandhya [mailto:sandhyar@stripped]
> Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2006 11:17 AM
> To: win32@stripped
> Subject: MySQL C-API
> Can you please tell me how to use the C-API of mySql to link with the
database through C-Programming.I have Downloaded "Windows Essentials (x86)"
from the following link, http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/5.0.html
> Whether this consists of all the libraries&dll required for Programming?
> We need to dowload any thing inorder to do programming using these API's.
> Please Suggest me as i am newbie to this MySQl.
> Is there any sample Cliet programs to connect with server.If so can you
pls send the link.
> Thank you,