Get PostgreSQL installed as part of the distros

Peter C. Norton
Sat, 21 Oct 2000 13:41:07 -0700

This is what the gnome-db, now the gda project is about.  They're doing an
access layer for databases, and on top of that a gui.  Currently building
gda w/o gnome or gtk (with just glib) relies on development version of glib,
and thus for the next stable version of gtk+.

In short, this is coming.

On Sat, Oct 21, 2000 at 12:21:19AM +0100, Alex Buell wrote:
> Please, if anyone is going to use a DBMS with a given software package,
> then, at least, please build a back-end on the software package and
> provide interfaces such that one can simply use their favourite DBMS with
> it (for example, I would vastly prefer to use MySQL instead as I already
> use it for a lot of my work and would rather not duplicate things by
> installing yet another DBMS!)

The 5 year plan:
In five years we'll make up another plan.
Or just re-use this one.