R.. Kumar wrote:
> So i cannot write a tool or utility that should work across databases.
> I should be able to get table names, column names for a table, column 
> metadata at the very least through methods and not customized SQL 
> statements.
> 
> Are you addressing this ?
> 
> thanks

Yes, Please look at RDBI::Schema and RDBI::Column -- the interface is 
weak, but is portable (portable enough to rely on it for type 
management), and I'm definitely open to suggestions if you feel its 
inadequate.

We're in IRC in #ruby-dbi and please feel free to email me privately.

-Erik
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