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Re: Web Storage & SQL

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 09 Apr 2009 11:19:33 -0400
Message-ID: <49DE1205.9050706@mit.edu>
To: Giovanni Campagna <scampa.giovanni@gmail.com>
CC: public-webapps@w3c.org
Giovanni Campagna wrote:
> So why not adding a parameter on openDatabase() to specify what kind
> of database we want (and what kind of query language we will use)?
> I mean something like
> openDatabase(name, version, type, displayName, estimatedSize)
> where type can be any string
> so, for example, type = "sql" uses the standard SQL, type="sqlite"
> uses SQLite extensions, type="-vendor-xyz" is a vendor specific
> extension, etc.

How does this solve the original "no such thing as standard SQL, really" 
issue?

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 9 April 2009 15:20:40 GMT

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