[Mono-list] Review of mono's ADO.NET
Tue, 27 May 2003 11:04:12 -0600
On Tue, 2003-05-27 at 10:40, Marco Canini wrote:
> On Tue, 2003-05-27 at 18:03, Reggie Burnett wrote:
> > Marco
> > Though I haven't had a lot of time lately to update it, I have been the
> > general maintainer of the MySQL provider named ByteFX.Data. It is pure C#
> > and has been accepted has the replacement for the original Mono.Data.MySql
> > provider (which used libmysql.so)
> What're the motivations that conduced you to implement a provider in
> pure C#?
> Isn't it more difficult to mantain than the wrapper over
> Is ByteFX still believing in this project?
> Is the right man power allocated for this project?
> What kind of maturity has MySQLNEt reached?
Although I'm not Reggie, and can't answer some of your questions, what I
*can* tell you is that I've been using the ByteFX MySQL provider for
several months now with very few problems. It is by far the best way to
access a MySQL database in .NET, although I haven't tried some of the
commercial solutions yet (which aren't free). It seems that every bug
I've run into so far gets fixed before I can even report it ;)
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:mono-list-
> > > email@example.com] On Behalf Of Marco Canini
> > > Sent: Sunday, May 25, 2003 3:50 PM
> > > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > > Subject: [Mono-list] Review of mono's ADO.NET
> > >
> > > Hi all,
> > > I'm a student at computer engineering at university of genoa (italy); me
> > > and other 2 students are starting a review of the work that has been
> > > done on the implementation of ADO.NET.
> > > In particular we are interested in the support that mono's ADO.NET has
> > > for the MySQL and PostreSQL databases.
> > > I've already read the info on mono's site about the data providers for
> > > those dbs, I want to ask if Rodrigo Moya and Daniel Morgan are the right
> > > people for us, aren't them?
> > > Our job is the base for a project of porting some applications from MS
> > > .NET + SQL Server to the linux OS and MySQL or pgsql.
> > > If you have some suggestions or ideas for us I'll be happy to discuss
> > > with you.
> > > I'll stay subscribed to this list at least to the completion of my job.
> > > Thanks in advice.
Jeff Perrin <email@example.com>