On Mon, Nov 28, 2005 at 03:18:22PM -0700, Warren Young wrote:
> Chris Frey wrote:
> >Looks like a limitation in the conversion from Row.at() into ColData, which
> >takes only a char* in the constructor.
> >I don't know if Warren has fixed this in his private/devel tree or not.
> >This sounds familiar to me and I don't know why. :-)
> I don't recall anything about it.
Must be my imagination.
> I presume that you're wanting to add
> an std::string overload. There may be a reason it can't be done. We've
> run into char* vs. std::string vs. SQLString vs.... problems before.
Should be fixable. Might not maintain ABI compatibility though.
The main problem is that data/size of raw field data is maintained right
up to the Row::at() conversion, where suddenly ColData has no notion of
anything but a char* in the constructor.