MySQL and Mac OS 9

jbv jbv.silences at
Thu Feb 17 11:34:35 CST 2005


I faced the same problem a few months ago,
and nobody on this list was able to give me
a clear answer.
I solved the problem by using CGI requests,
with Rev cgi on the server accessing mySQL.


> I'm wondering if anyone else is successfully using a MySQL database with a
> Mac OS 9 client.  I can't seem to make it work.  I'm just using the
> revdb_connect function, but my standalone does not seem to recognize that
> function.  The same code works fine on Windows and OS X.  In looking more
> closely, it appears that there is not a revdb library for OS 9, at least not
> that I can find.  Should there be, or is OS 9 different from the other two?
> I just tested the stacks running in the IDE and everything works fine.  It
> just fails in the built standalone.  I've got the MySQL Library PPC library
> in the same folder as my standalone.  But, like I said, I cannot find any
> revdb library like with the other two platforms.  Anyone have any ideas?  I
> hope this is something I can workaround.  Maybe it's just another issue with
> the standalone builder not copying all the necessary files?  I'm running Rev
> 2.5 with all the latest updates.
> Thanks,
> Chris Sheffield
> Software Development
> Read Naturally
> --
> No virus found in this outgoing message.
> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> Version: 7.0.300 / Virus Database: 265.8.8 - Release Date: 2/14/2005
> _______________________________________________
> use-revolution mailing list
> use-revolution at

More information about the use-livecode mailing list