Re: [Coding] A new look

From: George Greer (
Date: 04/01/99

On Thu, 1 Apr 1999, Robert Alexander Rossow wrote:

>I have been taking a database class and was thinking it would be easier
>to keep track of players, mobs, objs, and other things. This would also
>open a new door for olc because if you can link oracle or something like
>that to a mud. (i think it can be done, then again i am not that good of
>a coder.) adding a zone would be as easy as adding something to a
>database table and updating objects would be a snap. also editing the p
>file, (not a lot of us do this a lot because it normally requires a p
>wipe or put the p file through a converter.) it would be as easy as
>adding another column to a table. just something to think about. i'll
>probably draw up an ERD and post it somewhere on the net to see what you
>all think of it.

Work in progress and not the latest copy.

It will support MySQL (and PostgreSQL much later), since that is what I
have. Oracle should be easy to add.

George Greer

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