[mythtv] Request: MythHelp

David Härdeman david at hardeman.nu
Wed Feb 7 22:57:57 UTC 2007

On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 11:28:22AM -0500, Isaac Richards wrote:
>On Wednesday 07 February 2007 10:42:48 am Daniel Kristjansson wrote:
>> On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 11:24 +0100, usleepless at gmail.com wrote:
>> > i has been made clear to me that for the "developers" making mythtv
>> > multi-db-compatible is out of the question.
>> >
>> > then why on earth would i contribute such patches? please answer that.
>> Because it would make maintaining your own postresgl
>> patch easier? Because part of the reason the patch was
>> rejected was that it was a large largely untested patch?
>> Because it would give you a little credibility in your
>> blanket condemnation of anyone contributing to the project?
>The most amusing thing to me is that we switched to using size() because of 
>the _last_ guy that wanted postgres support.

Actually, I think the big issue was that query.size() was used where 
query.numRowsAffected() should have been used and vice versa. This 
happened to work on MySQL but didn't on PostgreSQL.

David Härdeman

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