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From vipul modi <vipul.1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: newbie to derby
Date Fri, 04 Mar 2011 11:11:00 GMT
Hi

Is there any updated db for running test suites.
Any help in it will be really helpful.

Thanks
Vipul

On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 3:44 AM, Rick Hillegas <rick.hillegas@oracle.com>wrote:

> Hi Vipul,
>
> I assume you are referring to DERBY-584. I have replied on that issue. That
> is probably a better place to discuss the specifics of the fix and its
> tests.
>
> Thanks,
> -Rick
>
>
> On 3/3/11 4:05 AM, vipul modi wrote:
>
>> Hi
>>
>> The org.apache.derby.client.am.ColumnMetaData  has no DB2_SQLTYPE_NUMERIC
>> case for getColumnMetaDataType() function.
>> Similarly in org.apache.derby.client.am.Types I updated the case for
>> NUmeric type and also in drda's SqlType.java.
>> The above changes gave the correct metadata.
>> But as this looks like a protocol change would like to know which test
>> case will check derbyclient and drda layer.
>> And also is there any specific reason for using decimal for both numeric
>> and decimal types.
>>
>> Thanks
>> Vipul
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 12:39 AM, Kathey Marsden <
>> kmarsdenderby@sbcglobal.net <mailto:kmarsdenderby@sbcglobal.net>> wrote:
>>
>>    On 3/1/2011 10:47 AM, Rick Hillegas wrote:
>>
>>        On 3/1/11 7:33 AM, vipul modi wrote:
>>
>>            Hi
>>
>>            I am new to derby and would like to work on client server
>>            layer of derby db.
>>            Can anyone suggest a initial starting point so that , it
>>            can get started with derby development.
>>
>>            Thanks
>>            Vipul Modi
>>            MSc.(Tech) Information System
>>            BITS-Pilani Goa Campus
>>
>>        Hi Vipul,
>>
>>        One place to start would be to start fixing some of the
>>        discrepancies between the client and embedded drivers. Look
>>        for open JIRA issues which have the "Embedded/Client
>>        difference" box checked. DERBY-584 might be an easy one to
>>        start with
>>
>>    DERBY-4901 might be an easy one too and if you like protocol,
>>    build up to DERBY-4805 .
>>
>>    In general when working with Derby I think it is good to do the
>>    tutorial first.
>>    http://db.apache.org/derby/papers/DerbyTut/index.html
>>
>>    Then get your build and test environment set  up. See:
>>    http://wiki.apache.org/db-derby/ForNewDevelopers
>>    (also the relevant specifications are at the bottom of this page)
>>
>>    and if you want to use eclipse, Tiago made a nice screen cast for
>>    this at:
>>    http://www.vimeo.com/5376690
>>
>>    I would suggest you make sure suites.All and derbyall run before
>>    you start making code changes, so you can work out any kinks
>>    separate from your code changes.
>>
>>    Welcome and please do not hesitate to ask questions.
>>
>>    Kathey
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Vipul Modi
>> MSc.(Tech) Information System
>> BITS-Pilani Goa Campus
>>
>
>


-- 
Vipul Modi
MSc.(Tech) Information System
BITS-Pilani Goa Campus

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