I love Xojo to create MacOS app. I use Flutter for mobile app. As Xojo is close to support Android I really want to use Xojo for mobile. That’s will be a create news.
For now I use Firebase as backend (auth, database and file storage, and statistics). Of course Xojo is not supported by Firebase.
How do you manage your backend with Xojo app ?
I need a solution to make tchat app and put user’s data in the cloud.
Xojo App > PHP script on a webserver > any database (mysql, sqlite, etc.)
Basically the php script is the intermediary between the app and the database.
Or if you have a xojo web license, you can forget the php script and build it with xojo web.
Any example or tutorials of user auth and database query ?
@Sebastien_REMY seems like you don’t want to develop a backend yourself but rather some form of BaaS offering ?
If you were interested in developing one yourself, my generic backend platform was featured in Sep/Oct XDev magazine - hopefully if you read that, it’d give you some idea of what’s involved. Not a trivial exercise by any stretch of the imagination tbh.
EDIT: Added Xdev mag cover
Interesting SteveP - think I’ll buy that one.
FWIW I have been considering whether to open up my generic platform commercially for a BaaS type offering. Your post was very timely @Sebastien_REMY
I simply am unsure if it’s worth the effort for a small user base (my perception) tbh and then would be the decision around a sraight BaaS fully hosted solution or a source-code type of arrangement and of course ongoing support.