MySQL Connector/Python v2.0 goes GA with version 2.0.1 GA. It is **available for download **from the MySQL Developer Zone! The previous post about 2.0 described what changed and what was added, here’s an overview:

  • Incompatibilities
    • Supported Python: 2.6 and 2.7 and 3.3 and 3.4
    • Raw Cursors Return bytearray Objects
    • LOAD LOCAL DATA INFILE On by Default
  • New features
    • New Cursors return dictionaries and named tuples
    • Options Files Support Added
  • Packaging and support files removed

Our manual has the full change log but here’s an overview of most important changes for this relase.

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