Re: The wisdom of the object mentors (Was: Searching OO Associations with RDBMS Persistence Models)
Date: Fri, 2 Jun 2006 00:45:36 -0500
On 2006-05-31 13:08:22 -0500, "David Cressey" <dcressey_at_verizon.net> said:
> "Robert Martin" <unclebob_at_objectmentor.com> wrote in message
>> Actually, based on your post, I don't think you disagree completely >> with mine. At most I think you disagree with the emphasis. My "bucket >> of bits" statement is extreme because I am often found in the situation >> of helping teams of developers who start their projects by saying: "OK, >> we've got Oracle. Now what?"
> I, on the other hand, have run into a lot of teams who say "we'll worry
> about all that normalization crap when we're ready to start work on version
Yes, that would be a mistake. Once you have decided to use an RDB, you need to use it well. The point is that you can design many application programs in such a way that you don't have to make that decision early.
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