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Product: Direct Access Components for MySQL
Vendor: microOLAP Technologies LLC
Version: 2.7.5 Data Aware Controls: TDataSet
Web Site: http://www.microolap.com/products/connectivity/mysqldac Support Delphi Vers: 5 6 7 2005-2006 2007 2009 2010 XE
Source Available: Yes Supports C++B Vers: 5 6 2005-2006 2007 2009 2010 XE

Description: DAC for MySQL allows you to create Delphi/C++Builder applications without BDE, ODBC, ADO for direct connect to MySQL database server.
Deployment: 270K client library libmysql.dll from MySQL AB still is required. MySQLDAC ver.2.0 will work without it.
Modes of

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primary intended
Local: Yes
Multiuser File Server: Yes
Multiuser Client/Server: Yes
Web Server:

Package(s) Available: Price:
Personal/Educational License with Sources $134.95
Business License with Sources $299.95
Commercial License with Sources $399.95
Educational Classroom License with Sources $674.95
Educational Institution License with Sources $2024.95

Database/File Format Supported Native? Via Notes
MySQL Yes All MySQL tables types

Third Party Tool Compatibility: Compatible?
(Delphi) Database Explorer Unknown
Ace Reporter Unknown
InfoPower Yes
Orpheus (TurboPower) Yes
QuickReports Yes
RAVE Reports Yes
ReportBuilder Pro Yes

Vendor's Description (from Readme files, web site, etc.):

MicroOLAP Direct Access Components for MySQL and Delphi/C++ Builder (also known as MySQLDAC) is a Borland Delphi/C++Builder component set for direct connect to MySQL database server. DAC for MySQL allows you to create Delphi/C++Builder applications without BDE, ODBC, ADO and without libmysql.dll.

Here are some features that MySQLDAC offer

  • licensed per a developer without royalty fee: you don't need to purchase end-user run-time licenses at all;
  • no MySQL libraries (libmysql.dll) are required on a client workstation;
  • 100% native Delphi code;
  • support of Delphi 5-7, C++Builder 5-6, Borland Developer Studio 2005-2006 Win32 edition, Turbo Delphi 2006, Turbo C++ 2006, CodeGear RAD Studio 2007 (both Delphi 2007 and C++Builder 2007) Win32 Edition, CodeGear Delphi and C++Builder 2009, Embarcadero RAD Studio 2010 (Delphi 2010 and C++Builder 2010), Embarcadero RAD Studio XE (Delphi XE and C++Builder XE);
  • support of MySQLâ„¢ 3.xx/4.x/5.x/6.x;
  • only 300-400 Kb are added to your .exe file;
  • full support of stored procedures (with IN, OUT and INOUT parameters);
  • full compatibility with all the existing data-aware controls and report designers;
  • full support of the BLOB fields;
  • TDBImageEx component for JPEG images support included in the package for free (with sources);
  • TNT Unicode Controls Wrappers package for Unicode applications for free (with sources);
  • detailed help system and a lot of various demo applications;
  • and much more. Please find more details in the online documentation.

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