- It lets developers working with the Java programming language easily build programs and applets that interact with MySQL and connect all corporate data, even in a heterogeneous environment.
- MySQL Connector/J is a Type IV JDBC driver and has a complete JDBC feature set that supports the capabilities of MySQL.
Functionality Added or Changed
- Added a new connection property detectCustomCollations=[true|false]. When its value is false (which is the default value), the ConnectionImpl.buildCollationMapping() method, for detecting non-standard character sets or collations, will NOT be called during the instantiation of a connection, thus shortening the time for establishing
- OS X 10.3 or later
- Java 1.4 or later