Subject RE: [IB-Architect] Self-contained plug-ins
Author Claudio Valderrama C.
I would add more: if standard SQL rights are possible over UDFs or at least
I can grant a whole database the right to use the UDFs, then I could load
the UDF's definitions only once in a "master" database.
I love the idea of having critical UDFs stored in blobs. I've written
convoluted procedures to avoid carrying "external things" (UFFs) with my
Hopefully, IB6 has a UDF directory, so I'm not at risk of having an admin
deleting the UDF stuff in the system32 directory because he doesn't know the
file and deems it to be suspicious.

Claudio Valderrama C.
Ingeniero en Informática - Consultor independiente

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason Wharton [mailto:jwharton@...]
> Sent: Martes 2 de Mayo de 2000 13:08
> To:
> Subject: [IB-Architect] Self-contained plug-ins
> Just a random thought that might or might not spark some better ideas...
> What would it take to store plug-ins in the database itself and
> have them be
> stored according to platform as well?