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MySQL 5.5 Reference Manual  /  ...  /  mysql_get_client_version()

23.8.7.28 mysql_get_client_version()

unsigned long mysql_get_client_version(void)

Description

Returns an integer that represents the MySQL client library version. The value has the format XYYZZ where X is the major version, YY is the release level (or minor version), and ZZ is the sub-version within the release level:

major_version*10000 + release_level*100 + sub_version

For example, "5.5.62" is returned as 50562.

The function value is the MySQL version. For Connector/C, this is the MySQL version on which the Connector/C distribution is based. For more information, see Section 23.8.4.4, “C API Server and Client Library Versions”.

Return Values

An integer that represents the MySQL client library version.

Errors

None.