API. Its purpose is to serve as a base on which higher-level libraries
+This library is BSD-licensed under the terms of the
+[MySQL FOSS License Exception](http://www.mysql.com/about/legal/licensing/foss-exception/).
+Since this library links against the GPL-licensed `mysqlclient`
+library, a non-open-source application that uses it *may* be subject
+to the terms of the GPL.
* Add support for prepared statements. This API is huge and of dubious