Hello!

Also las ich bei Dave Thomas [mailto:Dave / PragmaticProgrammer.com]
> 
> [...]
>  
> You can pretty safely use the documentation for the C API that comes
> with MySql itself: the Ruby extension mimics it.


Thus, it's a Ruby wrapper around the C API, so to say.  All right then --
sleeves up!   The weekend has just begun...  On the other hand: No
approach can be faster than this.

And... thanks for your help.

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Hippo
(aka Matthias Lampert, Hamburg)