From my mailbag: How do I write a C program to connect MySQL database server? MySQL database does support C program API just like PHP or perl. The C API code is distributed with MySQL. It is included in the mysqlclient library and allows C programs to access a database. Many of the clients in [...]
By default remote access to MySQL database server is disabled for security reasons. However, some time you need to provide remote access to database server from home or a web server. If you want to remotely access to the database server from the web server or home, follow this quick tutorial.
MySQL is popular for web applications and acts as the database component of the LAMP, MAMP, and WAMP platforms. Its popularity as a web application is closely tied to the popularity of PHP, which is often combined with MySQL. MySQL is open source database server and by default it listen on TCP port 3306. Task: [...]