[DB-SIG] The CORBA DB API fantasy

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Tue, 16 May 2000 11:09:56 -0700 (PDT)


On Tue, 16 May 2000, Andy Dustman wrote:
>...
> On Tue, 16 May 2000, M.-A. Lemburg 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.

Boy, does this conversation sound like a lot of "Not Invented Here." A lot
of "I think that I can design something from scratch that is better than
what other people have spent years working on."

:-)

Cheers,
-g

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Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/