A new mysql-connector-odbc64 package is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
The mysql-connector-odbc64 package provides an ODBC driver for the MySQL database, for use with unixODBC64.
This enhancement update adds the new mysql-connector-odbc64 package to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. (BZ#742599
Users who are not encountering ODBC compatibility issues do not need to install this package. Users who need to interoperate with third-party ODBC drivers are advised to install unixODBC64, and then install mysql-connector-odbc64 if they need to use unixODBC64 with a MySQL database server.