The main features of dbx4mysql are:
- Licensed per a developer without royalty fee;
- Access to MySQL server through the native network protocol directly;
- Support for embedded MySQL (libmysqld.dll)
- Support for MySQL client library (libmysql.dll)
- High performance;
- Supports latest versions of MySQL;
- All MySQL data types support;
- Transaction support (note: custom transaction xilCUSTOM are mapped as SERIALIZABLE);
- Complete fields information support;
- Automatic detection for the old/new password algorithm (including the handling of the special
- Automatic detection of the client library version (old vs new).
- Native SSL implementation (without any external libraries).
- dbx4mysql supports MySQL server 5.x, 4.1.x, 4.0.x and 3.23.x;
- dbx4mysql works with Delphi 7, Delphi 6, C++ Builder 6.
- Native connection to MySQL, through direct network protocol implementation, royalty free,
without any external library;
- MySQL 3.23;
- MySQL 4.0x;
- MySQL 4.1x;
- MySQL 5.x;
- MySQL embedded library support;
- Client library support;
- Automatic client library version detection;
- Automatic password protocol detection including 4.1.0 special implementation;
- Large blobs support;
- Complete MySQL field types support;
- Full transactions support;
- Full metadata support:
- object list: databases, tables, users.
- Compressed protocol support;
- Embeded native SSL support, without any external library.