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Re: GSoC project idea


Hello Brian,
       I am Akshay Mittal from IIT Kanpur, India. We had a little
conversation earlier related to a project study in which I was deeply
interested. I had a proposed implementing the set-operations "DIVIDE",
"MINUS" & "INTERSECT" in the drizzle database server. You had advised me to
have a look at sql_union.cc. In fact, I even studied other files and on that
basis I have prepared my project proposal

It would be very grateful of you if you could have a look at it and suggest
any improvements in my proposal or any other comments that you want to
provide me with.

On Mon, Mar 29, 2010 at 9:10 PM, Brian Aker <brian@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi!
> On Mar 29, 2010, at 6:23 AM, Akshay Mittal wrote:
>  I wanted to edit the source code of Drizzle Database server so as so to
>> incorporate these set-operations just as "union" is present.
>> I know this set operations can be implemented using Drizzle sub-queries
>> but most such queries are quite complex and using them by just a single
>> command would greatly ease a lot of work. I want to take up this project
>> under GSoC.
> Take a look at drizzled/sql_union.cc for an example on how to do these.
> Cheers,
>        -Brian