Re: REGEXP Conversion

From: joel garry <>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 12:09:24 -0800 (PST)
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On Feb 10, 9:48 am, "Álvaro G. Vicario"
<> wrote:


> P.S. Why do so many developers think that storing denormalized data in a
> relational database is a good idea?

Because they don't understand the difference between a system denormalizing in a coherent manner versus code monkeys thinking they can denormalize better for scale-up.

In some cases, a vendor may also think it is a good thing to keep things difficult, so they can charge for changes/upgrades.


-- is bogus.
Received on Wed Feb 10 2010 - 14:09:24 CST

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