Application Crashes After Upgrading To MySQL ODBC 5.3 ANSI Driver

(Doc ID 2277888.1)

Last updated on JUNE 17, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Connectors - Version 5.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 5.3 version, Connector/ODBC

Our product keeps crashing after upgraded to MySQL ODBC 5.3 ANSI Driver

AppName 4a74-395c EXIT SQLExecDirectW with return code -1 (SQL_ERROR)
HSTMT 0x11E273B0
WCHAR * 0x15F36390 [ 51] "SELECT DISTINCT lId FROM tTaxAuth ORDER BY lId DESC"

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Start with an existing 5.2 ODBC driver (most likely Unicode)
2. Upgrade ODBC driver from MySQL ODBC 5.2a Driver to MySQL ODBC 5.3 ANSI Driver
3. Attempt to use new driver via the application

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot get accurate results or reliable use of the updated ODBC driver


Upgrade from 5.2a driver version to 5.3 Unicode driver version


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