To install or upgrade MyODBC from an RPM distribution on
Linux, simply download the RPM distribution of the latest
version of MyODBC and follow the instructions below. Use
su root to become
then install the RPM file.
If you are installing for the first time:
rpm -ivh MyODBC-3.51.01.i386-1.rpm
If the driver already exists, upgrade like this:
rpm -Uvh MyODBC-3.51.01.i386-1.rpm
If there is any dependancy error for MySQL client library,
libmysqlclient, simply ignore it by
--nodeps option, and then make
sure the MySQL client shared library is in the path or set
This installs the driver libraries and related documents to
/usr/share/doc/MyODBC respectively. Now
proceed onto Section 126.96.36.199, « Configuration d'un DSN MyODBC sous Unix ».
To uninstall the driver,
root and execute an
rpm -e MyODBC
This is a translation of the MySQL Reference Manual that can be found at dev.mysql.com. The original Reference Manual is in English, and this translation is not necessarily as up to date as the English version.