[Haskell-cafe] HDBC Roadmap
list at atmarama.org
Thu Jan 5 02:33:54 EST 2006
On Wed, 2006-01-04 at 19:25 +0000, John Goerzen wrote:
> I hope that HDBC can be a community effort. Towards that end, I hope to
> be able to get some trac pages going on somebody's server and perhaps a
> mailing list where ideas and implementations for future enhancements can
> be discussed.
That would be very nice.
> The development time for a HDBC backend looks like about 1 day per
> database, including the amount of time it takes to learn that
> database's C API. (A bit more for ODBC because its API is weird and
> the documentation is unhelpful)
Huh..being a Haskell newbie (still) learning the language, I can only
dream about such productivity :-)
Nonetheless, I am very happy seeing the progress of your work and
looking forward to help (in any way) so that Haskell get a very solid
framework for developing database-aware applications making it (even)
more useful/attractive for wider audience of programmers.
> Comments and suggestions are quite welcome. Patches too ;-)
For now, I can only say: thank you!
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : http://www.haskell.org//pipermail/haskell-cafe/attachments/20060105/c5e4db0c/attachment.bin
More information about the Haskell-Cafe