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

From: Jan Hidders <jan.hidders_at_REMOVETHIS.pandora.be>
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2005 06:42:47 GMT
Message-ID: <HL7ue.126786$kp7.6954108@phobos.telenet-ops.be>


Alfredo Novoa wrote:
>
> Declarative is not the contrary of imperative, it is the contrary of
> procedural, and Daplex is very procedural besides imperative.

The words "procedural" and "imperative" are in this context largely synonymous.

> I consider it utterly primitive, obsolete and regressive. A complete
> waste of time.

No! Really!? :-)

Received on Wed Jun 22 2005 - 01:42:47 CDT

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