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From zoe slattery <zoe.slatt...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: java.sql.*
Date Fri, 10 Feb 2006 20:26:41 GMT

Actually, we've been looking at contributing some stuff that we have 
already got in this area - I'll let you know by Tuesday (latest). If we 
can it would at least give you a head start on this and it would be 
really great if you could help us improve what we have.

Jeremy Huiskamp wrote:
> On 10-Feb-06, at 1:14 PM, Tor-Einar Jarnbjo wrote:
>> Jeremy Huiskamp schrieb:
>>> Would I be correct in assuming that the majority of java.sql would 
>>> be  trivial to implement by reading the javadocs (everything except  
>>> DriverManager)?  I can take a whack at the low hanging fruit this  
>>> weekend.
>> The java.sql package mostly contains interfaces, so it shouldn't be 
>> too much work, but what's so difficult about the DriverManager. It 
>> only has to manage a list of registered Driver implementations and 
>> the getConnection methods should only iterate through the available 
>> drivers, check if the URL is supported and if yes, delegate the call 
>> to Driver#connect.
> Didn't say it was difficult, just that it's not trivial ;-) As in, the 
> javadocs don't tell me everything I could possibly need to know to 
> implement it.  I'd love to take a crack at it, but I figured I'd start 
> with the really easy stuff.  If you beat me to it then so much the 
> better :)
> Jeremy
>> Tor

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