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Archlinux MySQL Workbench result grid

Introduction I run ArchLinux for a while and one of my key software is MySQL Workbench.
Unfortunately, I did not get it working for a while.
Dont worry, it's working now, and this is my attempt to collect the informations in order to try to know what happenned.

What did not work Several week after having a base Archlinux installation working, I managed to install MySQL Workbench from AUR.

The software behaved correctly except the result grid never displayed: I just got a blank grid, but when switching to the edit form the data were there. Data have been correctly retrieved and can be edited, but the problem was on the result grid display.

It was version 6.1.6 at that time, arround the end of June 2014.
I recompiled "mysql-connector-c++", "ctemplates" before building mysql-workbench: no way, no result grid.

I even tried to compile Mysql Workbench development version (6.2 at that time) against AUR  "mysql-connector-c++", "ctemplates" but no w…