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Old 12-18-2004, 12:58 PM   #1
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Which is the best language to develop a database using application


hi..

I am having my Database Lab now and i have to make an application which uses a database ( preferably a web based ) application...

So i was wondering which would be the best for the same..

Obviously the most prominent choices are Java or PHP..
But any comments guys??

thnks

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Old 12-18-2004, 01:32 PM   #2
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I've used both PHP and JDBC with Java. Both have their strengths and weaknesses. If you don't know either language, I personally think that PHP is easier to pick up. Plus, with Java you'll need to deploy the application on a servlet engine like Tomcat.

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Old 12-18-2004, 02:05 PM   #3
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And if you don't really want to have to do too much
coding look at http://www.zope.org - there are connectors
for the major OpenSource databases available, and
it's easily extended using Python.


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