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From Rick Hillegas <Richard.Hille...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Support the ANSI-SQL standard BOOLEAN datatype.
Date Thu, 11 Aug 2005 14:09:36 GMT
Hi Kathey and Myrna,

Thanks for your suggestions and for the offer to revive the old boolean 
datatype test.

Cheers,
-Rick

Myrna van Lunteren wrote:

> Hi Rick,
>  
> You need to make sure that the various metadata methods correctly 
> report supporting of Boolean (getTypeInfo, for example) so suggested 
> jdbcapi/metadata.java
> For instance in the procedure 'getpc' in that test all datatypes are 
> listed; you should probably add boolean in.
>  
> Also, I found 1 old boolean datatype specific test - I'm checking that 
> we can still contribute that test based on the original approval from 
> IBM.
>
> Myrna
>  
> On 8/10/05, *Rick Hillegas* <Richard.Hillegas@sun.com 
> <mailto:Richard.Hillegas@sun.com>> wrote:
>
>     Hi Kathey,
>
>     I have found two tests which look like they monitor datatype
>     conformity
>     for PreparedStatements and ResultSets:
>
>       jdbcapi/parameterMapping.java
>       jdbcapi/resultSet.java
>
>     BOOLEAN support was removed from these tests and I intend to put
>     it back
>     in. This will verify that you can use jdbc to set BOOLEAN
>     parameters and
>     retrieve BOOLEAN columns.
>
>     Are there other jdbc tests which I should amend? What other client
>     behavior should I track down?
>
>     Thanks,
>     -Rick
>
>     Kathey Marsden wrote:
>
>     >Rick Hillegas wrote:
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     >>I propose to close bug 499 by re-enabling the ANSI-SQL standard
>     >>BOOLEAN datatype which was disabled before IBM  open-sourced Derby.
>     >>
>     >>A yes vote means that you want to re-enable the ANSI-SQL standard
>     >>BOOLEAN datatype.
>     >>
>     >>A no vote means that you do NOT want Derby to support the ANSI-SQL
>     >>standard BOOLEAN datatype.
>     >>
>     >>Please cast your vote by 5:00 pm Pacific time Thursday August 11.
>     >>
>     >>
>     >>
>     >
>     >What will the client behaviour be?
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     >
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