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Re: newby (very) question on XML DB theory

From: Dawn M. Wolthuis <dwolt_at_tincat-group.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2004 09:55:40 -0500
Message-ID: <c5jjdq$j16$1@news.netins.net>


"Laconic2" <laconic2_at_comcast.net> wrote in message news:jK6dncLlgu-EtuDd4p2dnA_at_comcast.com...
> Why does it have to be a language?
>
> Why can't it just be some kind of point-and-click drag-and-drop pick from
> the menu graphics oriented package like powerplay? Once you have the
> data loaded, slicing and dicing it any way you want, and packaging and
> presenting it is child's play.
>
>
> Isn't that the whole idea? To turn data query into an arcade game?

Yes, but have you seen any industry standards for query GUI's? --dawn Received on Wed Apr 14 2004 - 09:55:40 CDT

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