jjhellst at gmail.com
Wed Aug 1 20:41:08 CEST 2012
I've been looking for better Haskell sqlite bindings for few months now.
So far I've tried or investigated the following sqlite packages:
At the same time I've played around a bit with postgresql-simple.
I've come to quite like the postgresql-simple API and would like to
have a access API for sqlite.
Unfortunately, all the existing sqlite bindings seem to offer a much
lower level interface.
I'm thinking that if no *-simple style Haskell library exists for
sqlite3, I'd like to create one.
I've exchanged a few e-mails about this with Leon and with his help
have a few ideas on how to go about it.
Leon suggested that the design should be two libraries: one low-level
library that can be unsafe to use directly and another medium-level
package that's built on the low-level library. The medium part would
borrow pretty directly from existing *-simple packages.
I dabbled a bit with my own low-level sqlite bindings but later came
to realize that the direct-sqlite package
(http://ireneknapp.com/software/) seems to be pretty close to what I'd
need. So I'm thinking that could be the low-level part of
Does this seem like a useful thing to build? (I know I'd need it.)
Does something like this already exist?
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