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IBM developerWorks: Executing SQL statements in MySQL databases using C [Book Excerpt]

Mar 18, 2001, 18:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Neil Matthew, Richard Stones)

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"Like PostgreSQL, MySQL can be accessed from many different languages, including C, C++, Java and Perl. Using the comprehensive C interface of MySQL, Neil Matthew and Richard Stones show us how to execute SQL statements in MySQL databases in the following sections from Chapter 5 on MySQL from Professional Linux Programming. They will look at both statements that return data, such as INSERT, and those that don't, such as UPDATE and DELETE. They will then write a simple program that retrieves data from the database."

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