Dear MySQL users,
MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.3.8, a new version of the ODBC driver for the MySQL database management system, has been released.
The available downloads include both a Unicode driver and an ANSI
driver based on the same modern codebase. Please select the
driver type you need based on the type of your application –
Unicode or ANSI.
Server-side prepared statements are enabled by default. It is suitable for use with any MySQL version from 5.5.
This is the fourth release of the MySQL ODBC driver conforming to
the ODBC 3.8 specification. It contains implementations of key
including self-identification as a ODBC 3.8 driver, streaming of output parameters (supported for binary types only), and support of the SQL_ATTR_RESET_CONNECTION connection attribute (for the Unicode driver only).
Also, Connector/ODBC 5.3 introduces a GTK+-based setup library providing a GUI DSN setup dialog …[Read more]