Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Vulcan services part II
Author Dimitry Sibiryakov
On 11 May 2006 at 12:16, Arno Brinkman wrote:

>But services provider is currently not ODS dependend and configurable
>and directly using engine11 would ignore that part. Adding/Modifing a
>user does that belong to the engine? Not when we're talking a global
>user-repository. These are things for the service, right?

Right. But there are services and services. It is exactly like
there are providers and providers.
Backup, restore, validation, statistics, maintenance are services
that ideally fit into engine.
Server-wide users, config, log management are services for servier-
wide services provider.
Number of connections fits into Y-valve.

>I agree with you that engine could support tasks for backup/restore,
>but that would be an other backup/restore than gbak currently does.
>Currently it's really not the time to implement this.

No, it is exactly the same backup. And it is already implemented.
All that is needed - make it to use engine classes instead of Y-valve
and link it into engine.

SY, Dimitry Sibiryakov.