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[REBOL] Re: PostgreSQL 2 Rebol and back again...

From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 8-Dec-2000 18:53

Hello Jamey! On 08-Dic-00, you wrote: JC> I spent about a week on it, off and on, before I got swamped JC> with other stuff. I was able to get the engine to be able to: [...] If you don't mind, I'd like to have a look at it. It could be an interesting source of ideas. :-) JC> What is not so important to me: JC> * Transactions JC> * Triggers or stored procedures (although they would be nice JC> :) ) I think that the ability to store code as data would make triggers and stored procedures very easy to add; REBOL could even make possible to do new and interesting things... JC> can think of right now. If you pull something like this off, JC> I think it would be HUGE for the Rebol community. I mainly wonder about speed, because using an interpreted language will always give some penalty wrt native DBMS. Would the greater simplicity of the REBOL approach justify such a penalty, in your opinion? Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan - REBOL programmer Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila --