Bug #3782 Example uses deprecated syntax
Submitted: 16 May 2004 15:01 Modified: 16 May 2004 16:23
Reporter: Olaf van der Spek (Basic Quality Contributor) Email Updates:
Status: Not a Bug Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Server: Documentation Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:Searchable, with user comments OS:Any (All)
Assigned to: Paul DuBois CPU Architecture:Any

[16 May 2004 15:01] Olaf van der Spek

The example uses:
set-variable = connect_timeout=2

But it should use:

How to repeat:
[16 May 2004 15:21] Paul DuBois
Use of deprecated syntax is not a bug. People running
MySQL 3.23 still need to use this syntax, so examples
of it are still appropriate.
[16 May 2004 15:58] Olaf van der Spek
But shouldn't the example at least mention it's using deprecated syntax?
[16 May 2004 16:23] Paul DuBois
That the syntax is deprecated is mentioned earlier in the same section.