Q

Links for upgrading client libraries

MySQL expert Mike Hillyer recommends a link for dealing with issues surrounding client upgrades.

I am using MySQL 5.0. When I go to connect to it, I get the error message: "Client does not support authentication protocol requested by server; consider upgrading MySQL client." How do I update my client library?

I answer this on such a regular basis that I have a FAQ entry dedicated to it on my site. Click here to read the

response.

This was first published in January 2006

Dig deeper on Linux management and configuration

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

0 comments

Oldest 

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

SearchDataCenter

SearchServerVirtualization

SearchCloudComputing

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Close