[mythtv] Request: MythHelp

usleepless at gmail.com usleepless at gmail.com
Wed Feb 7 23:00:12 UTC 2007


On 2/7/07, David Härdeman <david at hardeman.nu> wrote:
> 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.

thank you for the info. i was still wondering about that because it
totally contrasted with the qt-docs about .size() and what i know
about pgsql.

this makes sense.



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