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Re: Pizza Example

From: Jan Hidders <jan.hidders_at_REMOVETHIS.pandora.be>
Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2004 20:58:53 GMT
Message-ID: <h2jdc.64877$%m6.4324481@phobos.telenet-ops.be>


Dawn M. Wolthuis wrote:
>
> So, if "the Pizza has Mozzarella and Parmesan cheese" is stored as:
>
> Pizza Mozzarella
> Parmesan
>
> in a single, uh, record, then if the ordering is unwittingly useful, we
> didn't harm that ordering.

Indeed, but you did make certain query-optimizations impossible. Never mind that what you are advocating is basically sloppy data modelling.

Received on Thu Apr 08 2004 - 15:58:53 CDT

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