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MySQL Sample

CobolScript can access MySQL server using a Node.js module.


Install Node.js.

Then, execute at command line:

npm install

This command installs the mysql module, according to the dependecies described in package.json file.


With the command line:

node run showdb.cob

The program connects to the MySQL server at localhost and list its database. The server must be running.

The code

perform require using "mysql" giving mysql.

loads the mysql module.


local options.

move object to options.
move "root" to user in options.
move "" to password in options.

local connection.

perform createConnection in mysql using options giving connection.

opens the connection.

The code

perform query in connection using "show databases" showdbs.

showdbs section using err, rows, fields.
* ....

pass showdbs as a callback to asynchronous method query in connection. The callbacks accept three parameters.

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