Dear MySQL users,
MySQL Connector/Net 6.8.3, a new version of the
all-managed .NET driver for MySQL has been released. This is a GA release for
6.8.x and can be used for production environments.
It is appropriate for use with MySQL server versions
It is now available in source and binary form from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/net/#downloads
and mirror sites (note that not all mirror sites may be up to date at this
point-if you can't find this version on some mirror, please try again later or
choose another download site.)
The 6.8.3 version of MySQL Connector/Net has support for
Entity Framework 6.0 and includes:
for error using MySqlProviderFactoryResolver with NetFramework 4.0 and EF6
(Tracker Work Item #897)
for Case incorrect on table in SQL queries for MySqlSessionStateStore (MySql
bug #69652, Oracle bug #17960855).
for rename column operation in Entity Framework migrations (MySQL Bug #71102,
Oracle Bug #17959787).
for WI #911 Installer failing when .Net Framework 4 is not installed.
The release is available to download at http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/net/#downloads
You can view current Connector/Net documentation at http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.6/en/connector-net.html
You can find our team blog at http://blogs.oracle.com/MySQLOnWindows
You can also post questions on our forums at http://forums.mysql.com/
Enjoy and thanks for the support!