Database access

Bo Lorentsen bl at
Fri Apr 13 18:38:18 CEST 2007

Jannis Pohlmann wrote:

> Xfce itself doesn't need any databases except some file-based ones 
> like TDB which is used in Thunar and will also be used in libxfce4menu.
> The only more feature-rich file-based database engine coming to my mind
> is SQLite which might be interesting for more complex situations. 
You are referring to a configuration like DB ?

> But after all we don't need C++ wrappers for database engines. We also
> don't need database layers in the Xfce core, so I don't really see the
> point in this.
That is clear talk, and makes sense too ... databases are up to the 
application and not part of the desktop.


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