[fdo-internals] providers.xml vs. FdoIConnectionInfo

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Thu Feb 22 15:40:17 EST 2007

Traian Stanev wrote:
> So basically it doesn't matter what the API calls return, since 
> Hammerhead would get the information from providers.xml.

Yes, that's my understanding of how it works, although I've never
seen the Hammerhead code to be sure :-)

And, it seems to stay in contradiction with what Jack said, that
provider.xml should not be used by an application.
Unless, the Hammerhead is not considered as a regular/external
FDO client...

Mateusz Loskot

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