>>>>> "Lars" == Lars Doelle <lars.doelle@stripped> writes:
Lars> as you might know, the iodbc dm is now maintained for quite a while.
Lars> So it does not make sense to distribute a private version of iodbc anymore.
Lars> Though myodbc does run with the "officical" version, i found that myodbc
Lars> has a general flaw, it does not make use of the driver configuration.
Lars> So, SQLConnect is plain broken on unix.
Lars> The issue is, that no SQLGetPrivateProfileString is provided by neither
Lars> myodbc's special iodbc edition nor by the current version of the iodbc.
Lars> I tried to contact Giovanni earlier to hash the issue out, but it failed, so
Lars> perhaps this list is a better address.
Lars> Another flaw i found with myodbc is that it requires the mysql sources
Lars> to be installed (for some headers). Because i feel otherwise comfortable
Lars> with the binary distribution i use and it also includes all the headers that
Lars> mysql installs regularly, i wonder if this could not be fixed also.
I got a mail about this a couple of days ago and this should be fixed
in the next MySQL version (3.22.21).
Lars> Regards, Lars