Oct 29, 2018

MySQL Python Connector

MySQL Python connector enables Python programs to access MySQL databases, the connector uses an API which is compliant with the Python Database API Specification. The API is written in pure Python and does not have any dependencies except for the Python Standard Library. The connector provides full support for :

  • MySQL functionality
  • Connections using TCP/IP sockets and on Unix using Unix sockets.
  • Secure TCP/IP connections using SSL.
  • Self-contained driver. The connector does not require the MySQL client library or any Python modules outside the standard library.

Python Connector version details :

Python Connector 
Version
MySQL Server 
Versions
Python Versions
1.1 ( current development series.) 5.7, 5.6, 5.5 (5.1, 5.0, 4.1)3.1 and later, 2.7, 2.6
1.05.7, 5.6, 5.5 (5.1, 5.0, 4.1)3.1 and later, 2.7, 2.6 (2.5, 2.4)

Download Python Connector :
The python connector runs on any platform where Python is installed. Python comes preloaded on almost all Linux distribution or Unix-like system such as Mac OS X and FreeBSD. You can download the latest version of Python Connector binaries and sources from the following web site -
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/python/.