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Direct usage of ODBC is very complex. Anybody who tries to work with ODBC will agree with this statement. This small and smart ODBC wrapper makes working with ODBC much simpler.
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The authors of this library have combined the flexibility of templates with the power of ODBC to create a truly unique and robust library for database access!!
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