Documentation on Low Level Database Access

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at
Thu Apr 11 16:08:58 EDT 2019

On 4/11/19 9:12 AM, Dalton Calford via use-livecode wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am looking at the git repositories, the widget documentation etc.,
> looking for a solid guide on how livecode accesses database engines.
> For example, if I wanted to add low level support for another open source
> database that is available on all the same platforms as livecode, is there
> any documentation/standardization that I can follow?

Having started down that road some years ago and run into some immense 
walls (i.e., an external library that had to be static and dynamic at 
the same time), I backed off in favor of waiting for the fabled db layer 
rewrite that was just around the corner. Still waiting.

  Mark Wieder
  ahsoftware at

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