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From Aristedes Maniatis <>
Subject Re: EJBQL improvings?
Date Mon, 14 Dec 2009 23:17:27 GMT
On 15/12/09 2:42 AM, Andrus Adamchik wrote:
> Yes, we probably should, as well as finishing EJB3.0 missing pieces like
> support for constructors and OUTER joins (IIRC these are the 2 things
> not working in Cayenne 3.0 EJBQL)...
> Also probably should rename it to CQL (Cayenne Query Language) to avoid
> wrong associations and allow us to add our own extensions (e.g. add
> support for DB expressions).

If we are going to rename it, we should do it now, before the release and before people start
relying on the naming we've just introduced with 3.0.

But I think it is OK to leave it as EJBQL since it will help convince people moving from some
other tool where they have created lots of queries they don't want to have to rewrite. A bit
like HTML, it is mostly the same, most of the time. Except when it isn't because we do extra



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