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

From: Jan Hidders <>
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2005 19:12:20 GMT
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Alfredo Novoa wrote:

> On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 06:42:47 GMT, Jan Hidders
> <> wrote:

>>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
> They are largely confused, but not synonymous.

The context in which the term was used was query languages, not update languages.

  • Jan Hidders
Received on Wed Jun 22 2005 - 21:12:20 CEST

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