Re: GUI to use w/Oracle?

From: Stilian Elenkov <>
Date: Thu, 27 May 1999 13:53:50 -0400
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Jeremy Winston wrote:
> Given the multiplicity of GUI building options with Oracle,
> does anyone have sufficient experience to recommend one
> over another?
> I'm considering:
> Pro*C w/MSVC++,
> Developer/2000, and
> Java w/JDBC.
> Are there reasons to prefer one over another?
> Are there other reasonable options I'm missing?
> Ideally, I'd like the flexibility of a VC++ GUI,
> but with a shallower learning curve.
> TIA,
> -Jeremy

I can recommend Delphi 2,3,4 Professional with Direct Oracle Drivers ( and NO BDE. This allows for building flexible powerful GUI apps, rapidly and inexpensively. The only drawback is they are not portable (win32 only).


Linus Torvalds on Microsoft and software development:
"... if it's a hobby for me and a job for you, why are you doing such a
shoddy job of it?"
Received on Thu May 27 1999 - 19:53:50 CEST

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