On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 1:57 PM, John Townsend
> Fortran was the first computer language for me. (I guess that reveals my age
> :-) )
Fortran was my second computer language, but I hated it.
> PL/pgSQL is easy to learn for me since it is pascal like. It appears this is
> the one to use, if you want to write maintainable code for others. (Next
> choice might be Perl*).
> PL/pgSQL was the choice by Postbooks. Almost 1300 functions (counting
> triggers) are used for the open source addition. It's a good example of how
> to do build a nice PG app.
> But I don't like the environment, namely using Qt and C++. Of course, if you
> have this environment already setup, and you are a good C++ programmer, then
> it will not be easy.
> *Perl was used in SMB Ledger.
LedgerSMB uses Perl in the middle layer around the database. All our
stored procedures are in SQL or PL/PGSQL depending on complexity of
operations and inputs.
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