.zip packages unpack into a directory with
a name such as
If you want to work with a simpler name, rename the directory.
On Unix, an alternative is to create a symbolic link with a
ln -s mysql-connector-c-6.1.0-linux-rhel5-x86-64bit connector-c
When you build C applications that use Connector/C, if the compiler or linker have trouble finding the Connector/C header files or libraries, you may need to adjust your development tools or runtime environment. See Building C API Client Programs, and Running C API Client Programs.