[DBAL-324] SchemaManager should first look into comment instead of infer the type first. Created: 17/Aug/12 Updated: 14/May/13
|Reporter:||Guilherme Blanco||Assignee:||Guilherme Blanco|
When using schema tool, Doctrine tries to infer the Doctrine type via the mapped types in Platform.
|Comment by Benjamin Eberlei [ 29/Aug/12 ]|
Why is this a bug? Can you say some more about why we need to do this and what error occurs?
|Comment by Guilherme Blanco [ 29/Aug/12 ]|
This issue is strictly correlated to the commit I've done here: https://github.com/doctrine/dbal/commit/e25c774dde971dc4afd40648e9ccd0af53b34ce9
Mainly, we may have legacy database that we do know how Doctrine should operate. Under this circumstance, we may want to add a comment to the field defining the Doctrine DBAL type.
That happens because MySQL Schema Manager (and others) first looks for the column type:
But if we first try to look for the commented data type:
|Comment by Steve Tauber [ 14/May/13 ]|
This also applies for a type of yaml.
/** @Column(type="yaml") */
./scripts/doctrine orm:schema-tool:update --dump-sql
Very frustrating.... Might be related to http://www.doctrine-project.org/jira/browse/DBAL-42