how to write a connection string for Mysql  with asp.net2.0 using different connections.

Thanks in advance. 

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Using MyODBC its "Driver={MySQL ODBC 3.51 Driver};Server=localhost;Database=myDataBase;User=myUsername;Password=myPassword;Option=3;"

Using OleDbConnection its "Provider=MySQLProv;Data Source=mydb;User Id=myUsername;Password=myPassword;"

6/23/2007 9:36:24 PM

 I just thought of asking if you probably are having trouble switching databases when connecting to your mysql db.
Now, the good thing is MySQL provides a connector to, and you can download free of charge. For now, I assumed
that you have it and would like to connect to the db and switch to different db.

in your code, you could implement it like this:


1    Imports MySql.Data.MySqlClient
3    <script runat="server">
4    Dim objConnection As MySqlConnection
6    Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As EventArgs)
7     If objConnection("DynamicDBStringHere_yourdb_name_here") Then
8        '.. do what you want in here
9     End If
10   End Sub
12   Function ConnectDB(ByVal dbName As String) As Boolean
13     objConnection = New MySqlConnection("data source=localhost; database=" & dbName & "; username=user;password=pass;")
15     Try
16       objConnection.Open()
17     Catch ex As MySqlException
18       Response.write(ex.Message.ToString()
19     End Try   
20   End Function
21   </script>

 don't forget to copy the MySql connector dll in your /bin directory. Good luck!



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6/25/2007 2:31:17 AM

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