Subject Re: [IB-Java] New JDBC work started
Author Martijn Tonies

> > Has anyone thought about combining the InterBase server and InterServer
> > in
> > one install? After all, InterServer is part of the database engine...
> > well,
> > sort of.
> NOOOO! Please don't do this!!! The whole point of a new driver is to
> eliminate the extra copying layer interserver provides, to provide a more
> sensible communication scheme (i.e. = original interbase) and to expose
> hidden parts of the interbase API that interserver cleverly covers up
> or less XA transaction support) (= needed for serious application server
> work).

I agree on not an extra layer :)

What I just wanted to say that I think the InterServer should be part of the
original install - not a seperate one. I think it's part of the whole RDBMS
package, with Java connectivity (which should belong to the basic
package these days) - alright, not to the core engine, I choose my words a
little clumsy there...

Martijn Tonies
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