Re: The horse race

From: Volker Hetzer <>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 16:37:23 +0100
Message-ID: <dtfc3j$1tn$>

x schrieb:
> "David Cressey" <> wrote in message
> news:ifFKf.9191$qa2.4665_at_trndny07...

>>> No that's a relation. In describing a race, the attributes might
>>> include, gate. The gates are ordered.

>> The gates aren't really ordered.  The locations of the gates are ordered,
>> and the numbers painted on the gates are ordered, but the gates themselves
>> are not ordered.

> How would you model the beads and rods from
> with RM instead ? :-)
A model is something static.
So, without fully understanding the sorting algorithm I'd probably have rows with a row number and beads with a column number belonging to a row.
Then I'd update the row number of the beads while sorting.

Lots of Greetings!
Volker Received on Tue Feb 21 2006 - 16:37:23 CET

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