I've registered for the MySQL 5.6 beta exams, just like many more
on Planet MySQL have done.
One of the topics for the MySQL 5.6 Developer exam is: "Write a basic .NET application that uses MySQL".
I have used Connector/Net a few times the last few years, but the last time I looked at some code involving Connector/Net was when I took the MySQL 5 Developer exam, which was long ago.
I'm using Linux on both my laptop and on servers for most projects. So I don't use or see many .NET code.
So I need a short refresh.
To use Connector/Net on Linux you will need to install Mono. The …