[TYPO3-50-general] low level DB API and case

Patrick Gaumond patrick at typo3quebec.org
Mon Oct 1 16:56:44 CEST 2007

Martin Kutschker wrote:
> Hi!
> If it hasn't been mentioned here before, here's my advice on table and 
> column namings: do NOT use mixed cases, stick to lower case (or upper 
> case).
> And in case you want to write a DB abstraction library yourself: please 
> study ADOdb and PEAR::DB unless you're familiar with other DBs than 
> Mysql. Some parts of their API look strange, but all of them have a 
> reason. As Oracle and SQL Server are available for free there is no 
> excuse for developing on Myslq/PostgreSQL only.

As Karsten did DBAL work, I presume he's aware of this...  ;)

But I think our guys needs to read this morning thread in DEV:

" PostgreSQL native drive for TYPO3 status update... and
question about : 102: These fields are not properly"

Web version:

Have fun,


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