Subject: CVS commit: pkgsrc/databases/ruby-DBI
To: None <>
From: Takahiro Kambe <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 01/19/2002 13:25:51
Module Name:	pkgsrc
Committed By:	taca
Date:		Sat Jan 19 11:25:51 UTC 2002

Modified Files:
	pkgsrc/databases/ruby-DBI: Makefile.common PLIST distinfo

Log Message:
Update ruby-DBI package to 0.0.12.  Changes from 0.0.8 are below.
(quote from

0.0.12 (2001-12-28)

 o dbd_oracle: added Database#columns method
 o sql.rb: nil as argument in methods of DBI::SQL::BasicQuote::Coerce results
    in nil
 o examples: added xmlgen.rb (library to generate XML; requires REXML)
 o dbd_sqlrelay: updated version included (by David Muse).
 o dbd_pg: fixed bug (displayed wrong default values) in method Database#
    columns (Joseph McDoanlds)
 o dbd_oracle:

     * added ?-style parameter markers (don't use them together with :1 or :
        name style)
 o dbd_sqlite: added type conversion
 o sql.rb: added class PreparedStatement
 o dbd_odbc: fixed method Database#tables, added Database#ping and columns,
    extended Statement#column_info
 o dbi.rb: fetch_all and fetch_many now always return an Array ([] instead of
 o proxyserver.rb: moved into directory bin/proxyserver
 o sqlsh.rb:

     * moved from examples to bin/commandline; install it by default
     * refactored source a lot
     * added \irb (start irb in context) and \rb (execute ruby command)
     * SQL statements end with ";" (over multiple lines)

0.0.11 (2001-11-14)

 o dbd_sqlite: new DBD for SQLite
 o dbd_sqlrelay: new DBD for SQLRelay
 o dbd_mysql: fixed quoting for DBI::Binary and Strings containing
    non-printable characters
 o dbd_pg:

     * improved Database#ping (return one instead of hundred rows)
     * added Database attribute: pg_client_encoding
     * added driver specific functions in Database: blob_import, blob_export,
        blob_create, blob_open, blob_unlink and blob_read
     * convert automatically DBI::Binary objects to OID's and insert the
        content as BLOB
     * method DatabaseHandle#columns now extract default value.
 o dbd_db2: provide DatabaseHandle#do and parameter markers.
 o sqlsh.rb: added commands \dt (describe table), \s (select * from table) and
    \pl (page length).

0.0.10 (2001-10-22)

 o dbd_odbc: added odbc_ignorecase option (submitted by Sean O'Halpin),
    requires Ruby/ODBC 0.93
 o dbi: DBI.get_driver(driver_url) returns DriverHandle object
 o dbd_mysql: added createdb, dropdb, reload, shutdown as driver-specific
    functions (callable with method Handle#func) of Driver and Database
 o dbd_mysql: added StatementHandle#fetch_scroll

0.0.9 (2001-09-07)

 o Fixed bug in sql.rb, method "quote" (gsub! => gsub). (thanks to Stephen
 o dbd_db2: return more fields in method StatementHandle#column_info
 o dbd_odbc: removed patch required for Ruby/ODBC version 0.4
 o moved DBI::ColumnInfo out of file dbi.rb to columninfo.rb
 o DatabaseHandle#columns currently only supported by DBD::Pg and DBD::MySQL.
    Thanks to Eli Green for his implementation.
 o StatementHandle#column_info no more returns an array of hashs, instead it
    returns an array of DBI::ColumnInfo objects
 o new class DBI::ColumnInfo
 o new method DatabaseHandle#columns(table)
 o extended DBD and DBI specs (added constants for introspection, Database#
 o fixed bug in utils.rb XMLFormatter.table (thanks to Jim Menard)

To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -r1.2 -r1.3 pkgsrc/databases/ruby-DBI/Makefile.common \
cvs rdiff -r1.1 -r1.2 pkgsrc/databases/ruby-DBI/PLIST

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