Re: circular relationships ok?

From: Alexandr Savinov <>
Date: Thu, 02 Mar 2006 11:04:34 +0100
Message-ID: <4406c332$>

Roy Hann schrieb:
> "Alexandr Savinov" <> wrote in message
> news:4406ab1a$

>> This model avoids the problem of cycles in a principled manner. It
>> provides also many other advantages and conveniences. Instead of
>> modeling relationships via an arbitrary graph we use a concrete
>> structure of ordered tables for that.

> And this has precisely what to do with the real world?

Yes. It is designed for the real world.

>> Querying, grouping/aggregation,
>> inference are also made easier in such an approach.

> I just don't believe that. Persuade me.

If you do not believe then nobody can persuade you (except for yourself).

The only thing I can do is to answer concrete questions.

Received on Thu Mar 02 2006 - 11:04:34 CET

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