Re: Does Codd's view of a relational database differ from that of Date & Darwin? [M.Gittens]

From: mountain man <>
Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 02:12:21 GMT
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"David Cressey" <> wrote in message news:eY4qe.1879$
> "mountain man" <> wrote in message
> news:SQhne.9308$
>> In this subsequent article, the author makes the assertion
>> that Codd's view of a relational database differs from that
>> of Date and Darwin.
> Did you mean "Date and Darwen"?

Thanks for the scholarly correction ;-)

> I'm not sure what Darwin would have made of products like Oracle. I guess
> he would have tried to show that it was a product of random mutation and
> natural selection. ;)

   "Darwin's grand vision
    was not wrong,
   only incomplete"

  • Lynn Margulis

Best wishes,

Pete Brown
Falls Creek
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