Re: relational vs object

From: akmal _at_ city <>
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2002 19:31:33 +0000
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On Thu, 14 Mar 2002, Nuno Souto wrote:

> Neil Burnett doodled thusly:
> >So, OODBMS are great for the programmer. I didn't read anything in
> >there about data integrity or ad hoc querying - the two most important
> >things for the end user.
> :-D
> Shhhhhhhh! End users don't count for the OODBMS brigade. They're
> just a nuisance that gets in the way of the "perfect model"...

Hmm... there is no brigade. More like a small cartload that keeps losing one every now and again (either because they disappear completely or decide that they are really EJB or XML vendors now).

akmal chaudhri
IBM developerWorks ------ City University, London - Received on Thu Mar 14 2002 - 20:31:33 CET

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