Pluggable Authentication Notes
The binaries for this distribution of Connector/ODBC can now
connect to MySQL server accounts that use the PAM or Windows
Native Authentication Plugins for authentication. See
The PAM Authentication Plugin, and
The Windows Native Authentication Plugin. These
capabilities result from linking the Connector/ODBC binaries
against the MySQL 5.5.16
rather than the MySQL 5.1
previously. The newer
the client-side support needed for the server-side PAM and
Windows authentication plugins.
Some catalog functions (such as
SQLPrimaryKeys()) would only return one row,
when called after pre-execution failed.
An off-by-one error, where
SQLWCHAR after the end of a string.
SQLExecute would return
SQL_SUCCESS_WITH_INFO instead of
SQL_ERROR, when column parameter binding was
The Connector/ODBC driver did not call
mysql_thread_end() when a thread
ended, which caused error messages like:
my_thread_global_end(): 1 threads didn't exit.
MS Access fields with
VARCHAR NOT NULL
columns could not be altered.