[Mono-bugs] [Bug 55588][Wis] Changed - libgda can not be found
Mon, 15 Mar 2004 19:18:50 -0500 (EST)
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--- shadow/55588 2004-03-15 09:18:09.000000000 -0500
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Product: Mono: Class Libraries
OS Details: windows 2000
-Summary: libgda doen't found
+Summary: libgda can not be found
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+------- Additional Comments From email@example.com 2004-03-15 19:18 -------
+libgda can be found at http://www.gnome-db.org/
+However, libgda does not work on Windows. It mainly runs on Linux.
+It is portable to other operating systems, such as, Windows. I have
+heard some people successfully built libgda on Windows; however, I
+was never able to verify this.
+In my opinion I propose someone do either of the following:
+ 1. get libgda to build and work on Windows
+ 2. use System.Data.Odbc as its underlying engine
+ 3. multiplex to other data providers that already exist in Mono
+ 4. use some other engine
+Either way you go, System.Data.OleDb needs to much love, testing, and
+bug fixing to be more compatible with Microsof .NET's
+Rodrigo Moya is the maintainer of libgda.