MySQL 5.6 C API Developer Guide  /  Example C API Client Programs

Chapter 3 Example C API Client Programs

Many of the clients in MySQL source distributions are written in C, such as mysql, mysqladmin, and mysqlshow. If you are looking for examples that demonstrate how to use the C API, take a look at those clients: Obtain a source distribution and look in its client directory. See How to Get MySQL.

For information about individual C API functions, the sections for most functions include usage examples.