Re: The wisdom of the object mentors (Was: Searching OO Associations with RDBMS Persistence Models)

From: Andrew McDonagh <>
Date: Sat, 03 Jun 2006 08:30:10 +0100
Message-ID: <e5rdqa$f7c$>

Bob Badour wrote:
> phlip wrote:

>> Andrew McDonagh wrote:
>>> Well for PL/SQL there is ut/PLSQL (
>> DBs are easy to unit test because they have clean, responsive, and
>> abstracted interfaces.
>> DBs are hard to refactor

> That bald assertion is meaningless gibberish at best and ignorant tripe
> at worst.
> , and grow their designs in response to real-world
>> issues. I suspect that's the purpose of the book /Refactoring Databases/
>> by Ambler Sadalage is about.

> Sounds like yet another self-aggrandizing ignorant. Apparently, he has
> never heard of logical independence or view updatability.

yet again.

Can you not simply disagree rather than insult? Received on Sat Jun 03 2006 - 09:30:10 CEST

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