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Re: MySQL gem Installation Problems
Posted by: Justin Too
Date: July 01, 2008 12:32PM

>ruby mysqltest.rb
c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/dbi.rb:329:in `load_driver': Unable to load driver 'Mysql' (DBI::InterfaceError)
from c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/dbi.rb:227:in `_get_full_driver'
from c:/ruby/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/dbi.rb:213:in `connect'
from mysqltest.rb:7
>Exit code: 1

from running

#!/usr/bin/ruby -w

require "dbi"

# connect to the MySQL server
dbh = DBI.connect("DBI:Mysql:TESTDB:localhost",
"testuser", "testpass")
# get server version string and display it
row = dbh.select_one("SELECT VERSION()")
puts "Server version: " + row[0]
rescue DBI::DatabaseError => e
puts "An error occurred"
puts "Error code: #{e.err}"
puts "Error message: #{e.errstr}"
# disconnect from server
dbh.disconnect if dbh

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