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Changes in MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.0.10 (2006-12-14, Beta)

Connector/ODBC 5.0.10 is the sixth Beta release.

Functionality Added or Changed

  • Significant performance improvement when retrieving large text fields in pieces using SQLGetData() with a buffer smaller than the whole data. Mainly used in Access when fetching very large text fields. (Bug #24876)

  • Added initial unicode support in data and metadata. (Bug #24837)

  • Added initial support for removing braces when calling stored procedures and retrieving result sets from procedure calls. (Bug #24485)

  • Added loose handling of retrieving some diagnostic data. (Bug #15782)

  • Added wide-string type info for SQLGetTypeInfo().

Bugs Fixed

  • Editing DSN no longer crashes ODBC data source administrator. (Bug #24675)

  • String query parameters are new escaped correctly. (Bug #19078)