[TYPO3-english] TYPO3 4.3.0-dev with Oracle
Ries van Twisk
typo3 at rvt.dds.nl
Sat May 2 23:45:44 CEST 2009
On May 2, 2009, at 11:27 AM, Georg Ringer wrote:
> David Bruchmann schrieb:
>> I suppose that many extensions arent't compatible with other
>> than mySql.
> all which follow the rules. extension which don't are in many times
> crap... ;)
don't forgot that there is a problem with MySQL aswell in such a way
that MySQL doesn't work with standards. And people don't know about
the MySQL oddities
and how to make tools work easily across database vendors.
I personally had problems with mixing upper/lowercase fields names
within a MySQL DB.
MySQL allows this mixing of field name cases while most, of not
all database change the case it to all uppercase (DB2 I believe) or
all lowercase (PostgerSQL).
So this query:
SELECT MyField FROM table;
Might return a different field name cases in your result sets.
Even TYPO3 core is not solid and uses mixed cases, which is IMHO not
playing really nice.
I hope I made my self clear in my crappy example.
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