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MySQL Connector/C++ Preview Released


The MySQL Connector/C++ provides a C++ API for connecting client applications to the MySQL Server. The MySQL Connector/C++ mimics the JDBC 3.0 API. JDBC is a commonly known and well designed API. The Connector/C++ preview implements about 75% of the methods of the following classes of the JDBC 3.0 API:

  • Connection
  • DatabaseMetaData
  • Driver
  • PreparedStatement
  • ResultSet
  • ResultSetMetaData
  • Savepoint
  • Statement

Using MySQL Connector/C++ instead of the MySQL C API (MySQL Client Library) offers the following advantages for C++ users:

  • Convenience of pure C++ - no C function calls
  • Support of a well designed API - JDBC 3.0
  • Support of a commonly known and well documented API - JDBC 3.0
  • Support of the object oriented programming paradigm
  • Shorter development times

Fore more details visit http://forge.mysql.com/wiki/Connector_C%2B%2B
Feedback, bug reports, bug fixes, patches and so on are welcome and appreciated: http://forge.mysql.com/wiki/Contributing

The MySQL Forum on C/C++: http://forums.mysql.com/list.php?45
Join The Mailing List: http://lists.mysql.com/connector-cplusplus


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