Link Details

Is bundling a database with the JDK a nice feature? Or is it just bloat that most people will not use?

Posted by sard  |   Jun 19 2006 / 09:19

Add your comment


Html tags not supported. Reply is editable for 5 minutes. Use [code lang="java|ruby|sql|css|xml"][/code] to post code snippets.

Comments

User 147130 avatar

superduper replied ago:

horrible!

Reply 0 votes
User 201432 avatar

gwestern replied ago:

Not horrible. I think this could be really useful. It's not a massive addition to the footprint...

Reply 0 votes
User 133619 avatar

murban replied ago:

I think it is horrible too. For one, most people won't use it. For another, it will almost certainly end up lagging behind the official Derby version from Apache, so people will want to download that one anyway. And for another, as others have pointed out in the JL thread on this topic, it alienates third parry vendors of Java database products. Like hsqldb for example.

Reply 0 votes

Recommended Links

Upvoters (9)



Downvoters (0)



    Scala
    Written by: Ryan Knight
    Featured Refcardz: Top Refcardz:
    1. Apache Hadoop
    2. Play
    3. Akka
    4. Debugging JavaScript
    5. Design Patterns
    1. Apache Hadoop
    2. REST
    3. Java
    4. Git
    5. Java Performance
    Connect with DZone