The anydbm package

[ Tags: database, gpl, library ] [ Propose Tags ]

This module provides a generic infrastructure for supporting storage of hash-like items with String-to-String mappings. It can be used for in-memory or on-disk storage.

Two simple backend drivers are included with this package: one that is RAM-only, and one that is persistent and disk-backed. The hdbc-anydbm package provides another driver, which lets you use simple tables in any SQL database to provide a DBM-like interface. MissingPy also provides a Python driver which lets you use any Python anydbm driver under Haskell AnyDBM.


Versions 1.0.1, 1.0.4, 1.0.5, 1.0.7
Dependencies base (<3), haskell98, MissingH (>=0.18.0), mtl [details]
License GPL
Copyright Copyright (c) 2004-2006 John Goerzen
Maintainer John Goerzen <>
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Uploaded Thu Jul 12 18:30:33 UTC 2007 by JohnGoerzen
Updated Sun Jun 11 19:44:38 UTC 2017 by HerbertValerioRiedel to revision 1
Distributions NixOS:1.0.7
Executables runtests
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