Re: database integrity

From: Gene Wirchenko <>
Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2005 10:01:21 -0700
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On Fri, 10 Jun 2005 08:23:12 +0100, Noel <> wrote:

>On Thu, 26 May 2005 09:57:49 -0700, Gene Wirchenko
><> wrote:
>> Why add anything? Create a different table for "VAT", whether it
>>refers to the vat that the product was made in or something else. The
>>existing data will not have entries for "VAT".
>VAT in this instance is short for 'Value Added Tax', a name that is
>ironic as it does not add value, but cost. It is more or less
>equivalent to Sales Tax in the U.S.

     I know. Not defining terms can be deadly though. Since many acronyms are overloaded, <obvious conclusion>.


Gene Wirchenko Received on Mon Jun 13 2005 - 19:01:21 CEST

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