MySQL C client API header files and libraries

To use the Ruby MySQL module, first make sure that you have the MySQL C
client API header files and libraries installed [kitebird.com/articles]

Where do I get these header files and libraries?

Justin To wrote:

To use the Ruby MySQL module, first make sure that you have the MySQL C
client API header files and libraries installed [kitebird.com/articles]

Where do I get these header files and libraries?

aptitude search mysql # search for dev
or mysql.com