The mysql package

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A low-level client library for the MySQL database, implemented as bindings to the C mysqlclient API.

Important licensing note: This library is BSD-licensed under the terms of the MySQL FOSS License Exception http://www.mysql.com/about/legal/licensing/foss-exception/.

Since this library links against the GPL-licensed mysqlclient library, a non-open-source application that uses it may be subject to the terms of the GPL.


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Versions 0.1.0.0, 0.1.0.1, 0.1.1.0, 0.1.1.1, 0.1.1.2, 0.1.1.3, 0.1.1.4, 0.1.1.5, 0.1.1.6, 0.1.1.7, 0.1.1.8, 0.1.2, 0.1.2.1, 0.1.3, 0.1.4
Change log ChangeLog.md
Dependencies base (<5), bytestring (>=0.9 && <1.0), containers [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Copyright 2011 MailRank, Inc. Copyright 2013 Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@serpentine.com>
Author Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@serpentine.com>
Maintainer Paul Rouse <pyr@doynton.org>
Stability Unknown
Category Database
Home page https://github.com/paul-rouse/mysql
Bug tracker https://github.com/paul-rouse/mysql/issues
Source repository head: git clone http://github.com/paul-rouse/mysql
Uploaded Sun Oct 30 22:17:35 UTC 2016 by paulrouse
Distributions FreeBSD:0.1.1.8, NixOS:0.1.4, Stackage:0.1.4
Downloads 9112 total (121 in the last 30 days)
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mysql: bindings to the mysqlclient library

This library is a Haskell binding to the MySQL mysqlclient client library. It is a fairly faithful, low level library that implements most of the MySQL client API. The major departure from the C API is that in Haskell, resource management is mostly automatic and safe.

This library deliberately avoids the question of providing a "good" API. Its purpose is to serve as a base upon which higher-level libraries can be built.

Licensing

This library is BSD-licensed under the terms of the MySQL FOSS License Exception.

Since this library links against the GPL-licensed mysqlclient library, a non-open-source application that uses it may be subject to the terms of the GPL.

To do

  • Add support for prepared statements. The prepared statement API is huge and of dubious performance value, so it's not currently a priority for us. Patches welcome!

Get involved!

We are happy to receive bug reports, fixes, documentation enhancements, and other improvements.

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master git repository:

  • git clone git://github.com/paul-rouse/mysql.git

Authors

This library was written by Bryan O'Sullivan, bos@serpentine.com, to whom all of the credit is due. It is now being maintained by Paul Rouse, pyr@doynton.org.