MariaDB Connector/Node.js is used to connect applications developed on Node.js to MariaDB and MySQL databases. The library is LGPL licensed.
About MariaDB Connector/Node.js
Obtaining the Driver
The required files can be downloaded from: https:mariadb.com/downloads/connector
The source code is available on GitHub: https:github.com/MariaDB/mariadb-connector-nodejs
Installing the Driver
The driver can be installed using npm:
$ npm install mariadb
Choosing a Version
Driver versions are compatible with all MariaDB servers and MySQL 5.x (>= 5.5.3). Tested with MariaDB server versions 5.5, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2 and 10.3 with Node.js 6 to 10 (see travis results for unix or appveyor results on windows).
MariaDB Connector/Node.js requires Node.js 6 or above, since it is based on Promise.
GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
Using the Driver
The MariaDB Connector can use different APIs on the back-end: Promise and Callback. The default API is Promise. The callback API is provided for compatibility with the mysql and mysql2 APIs.