i have started to write a jdbc-driver for connecting to
perl:dbi-mysql-databases via http and a little server-side perl-cgi
script. the driver is ~ 3 days old and still very experimental:
- does not provide DatabaseMetaData yet
have already succeeded in connecting to databases via isql
(isql.sf.net) and performing select statements.
why i started it is, that a lot of webspace-providers don't open
mysql-ports for their users.
i think it would still be nice to be
able to connect to such web-databases via openoffice or
applets,... for database management, but i don't want to reinvent
the wheel with all the Metadata... stuff. thats why i'm trying to
if you think this is an interesting idea, please
contact me via email (email@example.com). i can
send the sourcecode to you.
Log in to post a comment.