[Zope-DB] using mxODBC and mySQL to connect with Zope

Laura McCord Laura.McCord at doucet-austin.com
Tue Apr 20 13:16:40 EDT 2004

I am trying to use mxODBC. I want to create a datasource but mySQL is
not in my list of selections for drivers.Along the way was I supposed to
install a mysql odbc driver?

-----Original Message-----
From: Charlie Clark [mailto:charlie at egenix.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, April 20, 2004 12:12 PM
To: Laura McCord
Cc: zope-db at zope.org
Subject: Re: [Zope-DB] using mxODBC and mySQL to connect with Zope

Hi Laura,

you can either use the ZMySQLDA with the Python MySQL driver or use
to talk to the the MySQL-ODBC driver.


On 2004-04-20 at 18:55:10 [+0200], Laura McCord wrote:
> I have successfully linked a SQL Server using mxODBC with Zope. Now, I

> need to do the same but with mySQL. How do I do this? I have a windows

> version of mysql installed on my local drive. I imagine that I need to

> create a data source but I don't know which driver to set up the data 
> source. Any Suggestions?
> Thank You,
>  Laura
Charlie Clark

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