MySQL 5.7 Reference Manual Including MySQL NDB Cluster 7.5 and NDB Cluster 7.6

27.8.9 C API Prepared Statement Data Structures

Prepared statements use several data structures:

The following discussion describes the prepared statement data types in detail. For examples that show how to use them, see Section 27.8.11.10, “mysql_stmt_execute()”, and Section 27.8.11.11, “mysql_stmt_fetch()”.