If you build Connector/C from source, you can use the instructions in this section to test it. The details of the test procedure depend on your Connector/C version, except that a running MySQL server instance must be available regardless of version.
To test Connector/C 6.1:
Use the mysql_client_test utility in the
tests directory. For information, see The
MySQL Test Framework in the MySQL Server Doxygen documentation,
available at https://dev.mysql.com/doc/index-other.html.
To test Connector/C 6.0:
Use the ctest command. Before you run the test suite, specify the following environment variables:
MYSQL_TEST_HOST: The host where the MySQL server is running (default
MYSQL_TEST_USER: The user name of the MySQL account to use
MYSQL_TEST_PASSWD: The password of the MySQL account to use
MYSQL_TEST_PORT: The TCP/IP port to connect to
MYSQL_TEST_SOCKET: The socket file to connect to
MYSQL_TEST_DB: The default database to use (default
To run the test suite, execute
ctest from the