Re: What is a FLAT FILE ?

From: Stu <smcgouga_at__at_yaho.com_>
Date: Tue, 2 Jul 2002 13:19:44 +0100
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sales men call it a data warehouse!


"Lyle Lexier" <> wrote in message
> What is a FLAT FILE ?
> A FLAT FILE is just one table organized easily into fields and rows.
> It is an easily structured table as in Appleworks, Access, and Dbase
> III & IV. A FLAT FILE is a single table file. In fact all data files
> were FLAT files before SQL (structure query language) came into
> existence. A database is either flat or relational.
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