[DB-SIG] The CORBA DB API fantasy

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Tue, 16 May 2000 19:17:46 +0200

Andy Dustman wrote:
> > Hmm, Andy could probably steal a few ideas from OLE DB and reimplement
> > them using CORBA as backend.
> >
> > I'm not sure whether it's worth the effort though.
> Heh. I think I'd just as soon try to come up with something that wasn't
> based on an existing framework, get stuck, and then poke around for some
> new ideas.

I was referring to the effort needed to get the CORBA DB API
up and running ... you have two problems here: the server *and*
the client sice. While the Python client is probably manageable,
the server side will certainly be a huge undertaking.

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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