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Tom, Dan

The Windows Native MySQL connector 1.01 is working on LO 3.4 and LO 3.5
Hi :)
There is not one for Windows yet.  It would need to be built.  The ones for Mac and Gnu&LInux are 

No-one with Windows has built and uploaded their one yet. I think there are instructions on how to compile it from Source but i gather you have to compile the whole of the LibreOffice from Source at the same time. I odn't know where to begin with that sort of thing and the only Windows i have access to is at work where i don't really have time to do things like this (even if i knew how to which i don't). Regards from
Tom :)

--- On Mon, 6/2/12, Dan Lewis<>  wrote:

From: Dan Lewis<>
Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Installing MySQL Connect
Date: Monday, 6 February, 2012, 21:57

On Mon, 2012-02-06 at 20:09 +0000, Tony Sumner wrote:
I hope MySQL isn't OT. I am trying to set up a MySQL database with LibreOffice
Base as a front-end. I have installed MySQL in Windows XP and I can create
tables and so forth and the next thing is to connect to MySQL. I have
downloaded the MySQL ODBC Connector but when I try to run it I get a
window for about 1ms and then it vanishes. Has anyone succeded in installing

Tony Sumner

      LO has an extension: "MySQL Native Connector".  From what I have
read on this list, this extension works better than using an ODBC or
JDBC. You might want to download and install it instead.


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