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Support date type on mysql adapter #42

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davebcn commented Oct 17, 2012

Hi guys,

we're facing the case of having date types columns on our mysql schema.

We don't have a date type on boss_db , I guess because on erlang we deal only with datetimes and now-like structure.

Storing dates and query using them is working if you pad them as datetimes ({Date, {0,0,0}}) so no problem here.

The only problem is when you try to read or update an already present element that includes a date type row. We got something like that


I added support for this case so when we recover a date value from mysql db is gracefully translated to their datetime version.


evanmiller commented Oct 19, 2012

Explicitly supporting a "date" type would be best so that it works with type-validation, but I guess this is a reasonable hack for now.

@evanmiller evanmiller added a commit that referenced this pull request Oct 19, 2012

@evanmiller evanmiller Merge pull request #42 from davebcn/master
Support date type on mysql adapter

@evanmiller evanmiller merged commit e24727e into ErlyORM:master Oct 19, 2012

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