>>>>> "Joshua" == Joshua Chamas <joshua@stripped> writes:
>> The shipped mysqlclient.lib must be linked wit the thread safe Win32
>> Note that the newest Activestate perl distribution now by default
>> contains DBD-MySQL! Any reason for not using this?
>> You can also find a copy of the MySQL library in source in the MyODBC
>> source distribution at http://www.mysql.com/download_win32.html
Joshua> So oddly, if I comment out the mysqlclient.lib from the DBD::mysql
Joshua> compilation, everything compiles fine. Appararently all the symbols
Joshua> that are needed are in libmysql.lib. But, when I go run the nmake
Joshua> test, terrible errors with the program crashing.
libmysql.lib is a 'stub' for libmysql.dll
mysqlclient.lib is a static version of the above.
Did you copy libmysql.dll to the \windows directory ?
Joshua> For now, on Win32, I will interface to mysql via DBD::ODBC, this
Joshua> way I can use my perl5.004_04 with mysql & mod_perl too!! I hoping
Joshua> this will work just as well (seems to work so far), and if it does,
Joshua> no rush on dealing with this issue.