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MySQL Connector/ODBC 8.0.17 has been released
Posted by: Jocelyn Ramilison
Date: July 22, 2019 10:55AM

Dear MySQL users,

MySQL Connector/ODBC 8.0.17 is a new version in the MySQL Connector/ODBC 8.0 series,
the ODBC driver for the MySQL Server.

The available downloads include both a Unicode driver and an ANSI driver based on the
same modern codebase. Please select the driver type you need based on the type of your
application - Unicode or ANSI. Server-side prepared statements are enabled by default.
It is suitable for use with the latest MySQL server version 8.0.

This release of the MySQL ODBC driver is conforming to the ODBC 3.8 specification.
It contains implementations of key 3.8 features, including self-identification
as a ODBC 3.8 driver, streaming of out for binary types
only), and support of the SQL_ATTR_RESET_CONNECTION connection attribute (for the
Unicode driver only).

The release is now available in source and binary form for a number of platforms
from our download pages at

For information on installing, please see the documentation at

Enjoy and thanks for the support!

Changes in MySQL Connector/ODBC 8.0.17  (2019-07-22, General

Functionality Added or Changed

     * and files were created for the
       convenience of git users. These files are not distributed
       with binaries, whereas README.txt remains distributed.

Bugs Fixed

     * The myodbc-installer command line utility did not display
       all DSN options. (Bug #29753227)

     * On Windows, building and installing from source could
       yield a binary that would not execute due to a
       case-sensitivity issue in the CMake logic.
       (Bug #29210040)

On Behalf of Oracle/MySQL Release Engineering Team,
Hery Ramilison

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