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  • User-1535678595 posted

    More and more people seem to be using MariaDB these days, so i tired to google how to connect visual studio to the Database using entity frame. But i have been unable to find anything about this that works

    Does anyone know how to do this?

    The MariaDB is local on my computer

    Thanks for your help

    Monday, December 22, 2014 11:04 AM

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  • User-821857111 posted

    Some people have tried using the standard MySQL EF libraries for working with MariaDB with varying degrees of success: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/20183781/using-mariadb-with-entity-framework. Someone else had to do a bit of kludging as well: http://k16c.eu/2014/10/12/asp-net-identity-2-0-mariadb/

    Monday, December 22, 2014 12:22 PM
  • User-1535678595 posted

    I looked at both of your links but none of them give any solution to how you can connect to a MariaDB using entityframe work or anything ELSE that old sqlconnection with open and close the sql crap( sorry just hate it) Entity is so much more easy.

    Does anyone know a way to Connect Entity Framework to a MariaDB

    Monday, December 29, 2014 4:28 PM
  • User750900248 posted

    Did you figure out how to connect to MDB using Entity Framework? If yes, can you share that info. Thanks. 

    Friday, June 24, 2016 9:09 AM