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How VFP access to MySQL ?

Posted on 2011-02-28
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Hi Experts

Do you have any experience in connecting VFP to MySQL database ?
Any remarkable  issue ?
(I think  ODBC is the only viable driver)

Thanks in advance.
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Question by:Eduardo Fuerte
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I think odbc is the only viable option

Have a look at this http://www.cullytechnologies.com/presentations/vfpaccessingmysql/VFP%20Accessing%20MySQL.pdf

May help you
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If you will use MySQL ODBC driver of the version which is adequate to the database version then no remarkable issues can happen.

You may read more in this book: http://www.hentzenwerke.com/catalog/mysqlvfp.htm
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thanks
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