[Haskell] ANN: HDBC 1.1.0

John Goerzen jgoerzen at complete.org
Wed May 2 17:33:41 EDT 2007


I'm pleased to announce the 1.1.0 release of HDBC and the three primary

The big news is an API change, implemented by Peter Thiemann, that
transforms the primary connection object from a record to a typeclass.
This allows database backends to define their own private functions that
provide access to database-specific features.

The Sqlite3 backend uses this capability to provide control over its
locking mechanism.

HDBC can be downloaded from


The backends are available from the index at


-- John

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