[erlang-questions] What is the status of ebdc?

Michael McDaniel <>
Wed May 20 20:02:55 CEST 2009


 Erlang Web has preliminary couchdb support and Mnesia support.

 See http://wiki.erlang-web.org/DBMS

~M


On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 07:26:14PM +0200, Carl McDade wrote:
> Yep, I figured that out from reading Yariv's earlier postings. The
> thing is I am trying to use Erlang for the web and present tutorials
> that do not require having to to cobble together stuff from 12
> different sources. One source is ideal, three is the max. I think.
> 
> I am some what surprised that neither Yaws or Erlang Web have database
> layers given that they seem to be the most mature of all web oriented
> projects. Without this, learning Erlang via web development is going
> to be harder than I thought.
> 
> 
> >
> > On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Dave Bryson <> wrote:
> >> Carl,
> >>
> >> You don't have to use the entire Erlyweb framework if you want to use
> >> another web framework. You can use Erlydb (the database layer) included with
> >> Erlyweb stand alone.  Or as I've done in other work, you can use just the
> >> mysql driver and erlsql.
> >>
> >> Dave
> >>
> >> On May 20, 2009, at 7:38 AM, Carl McDade wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi,
> >>>
> >>> Yes and no. I posted about EDBC specifically because I wanted to know
> >>> if there is something coming into core Erlang. But I did ask about
> >>> Erlyweb because it seems to be the only framework with a working
> >>> database connection layer.
> >>>
> >>> Thanks for that link. But what I a looking for is something that can
> >>> be put in production and is supported. The trouble here is that
> >>> nothing in the way of rdbms seems to get past the beta stage and very
> >>> little has happen on this front since 2006.
> >>>
> >>> If Erlang is to gain any popularity with the general population then a
> >>> native rdbms connection layer is needed. Not many are going to
> >>> consider Erlang if they cannot use their choice of data source.
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 2:37 PM, Carl McDade <> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Hi,
> >>>>
> >>>> Yes and no. I posted about EDBC specifically because I wanted to know
> >>>> if there is something coming into core Erlang. But I did ask about
> >>>> Erlyweb because it seems to be the only framework with a working
> >>>> database connection layer.
> >>>>
> >>>> Thanks for that link. But what I a looking for is something that can
> >>>> be put in production and is supported. The trouble here is that
> >>>> nothing in the way of rdbms seems to get past the beta stage and very
> >>>> little has happen on this front since 2006.
> >>>>
> >>>> If Erlang is to gain any popularity with the general population then a
> >>>> native rdbms connection layer is needed. Not many are going to
> >>>> consider Erlang if they cannot use their choice of data source.
> >>>>
> >>>> /Carl
> >>>>
> >>>> On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 1:15 PM, Christian <> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Did I just respond to the wrong message?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> http://github.com/archaelus/edbi/tree/master is a more promising
> >>>>> project.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 13:06, Carl McDade <> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Is the database connectivity project EBDC being activly developed? I
> >>>>>> looked in the SVN at code.google.com and found only emptiness.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> --
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> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
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> >>>>
> >>>
> >>>
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