int db_connect(string database)
int db_connect(string database, string user)
int db_connect(string database, string user, string password)
Connect to the database <database> on the local mySQL-server.
The return-value is the handle for this connection. Automatic
reconnects are enabled for this connection; see mysql(C) for
If the database does not exist or the server is NOT started,
a runtime-error is raised.
If specified, the connection is made for <user> with <password>.
The function is available only if the driver is compiled with
mySQL support. In that case, __MYSQL__ is defined.
The efun triggers a privilege violation ("mysql", "db_connect").
Added in 3.2.9 .
LDMud 3.2.11 added the privilege violation.
db_affected_rows(E), db_conv_string(E), db_close(E), db_coldefs(E),
db_exec(E), db_error(E), db_fetch(E), db_handles(E),
db_insert_id(E), mysql(C), privilege_violation(M)