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Re: new kind of plugin


i added this MDEV, and i'm linking to MDEV about new field types
my description is very ugly, maybe someone with more know about internall
source could help :)

i iwll link information about PGSQL to better explain who want to implement
this MDEV

2013/8/17 Justin Swanhart <greenlion@xxxxxxxxx>

> Hi,
> I think a well defined user defined type interface would be welcome.
> PgSQL has a pretty good implementation you may want to look at.
> --Justin
> On Sat, Aug 17, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Roberto Spadim <roberto@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
>> nice... i'm with some doubts about JIRA...
>> normally a issue tracker allow users to add feature request and bugs
>> (maybe more issues...)
>> bugs is normally open to any user
>> feature request sometimes...
>> i openned many mdevs and didn't start any work, i know it something add
>> fuzzy to dashboards
>> there's a 'workflow' to add a feature request?
>> for example, first ask in maria-discuss after maria-developer and after
>> add to jira? or just add the idea to jira is ok? i want to write the
>> description to jira but i don't know if i should do this, because i will
>> add something that maybe anybody will read and know about it
>> my idea here is add a new field type (PLUGIN) and field informations,
>> this will be added to .frm file, to storage engine it will work with
>> default mariadb field types
>> (char,blob,int,geometry,enum,set,decimal,float...), to internal it will add
>> a layer to read/set/compare values (i don't know how it's done today)
>> this is very usefull... is was reading about "add IPv6 FIELD type, add
>> IPv4 FIELD type, add XYZ FIELD type", for disk it's just bytes... but for
>> dba/developer/archtect it's more than just bytes, it's database features,
>> and make some diference when one arch select one database or another
>> database... (just to don't forget the alread need point of this plugin)
>> well i don't know if i'm clear :) but i think it's very nice :D
>> i have many ideas in my head and i think it'is better stop writing for
>> now or i will do a brain storm here kkkkk
>> about add to jira, should i add this one there?
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Roberto Spadim

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