Re: Foreign key problem
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2006 13:21:31 GMT
>>Our tables look more like this:
>>COLUMNINFO (*table_name, *col_name)
>>A table is defined by making entries into either COLUMNINFO or FK. You put
>>non-FK columns into a table by making entries into COLUMNINFO.
>>When an entry is made into FK, it establishes a foreign key but it also adds
>>columns to the child table.
> > Columns in the fk (child) table need to have the same name as in the > primary table, or? > > /Fredrik
No, Fredrik, the names don't have to match. Consider a table with two columns: manager and employee that are both foreign keys referencing an employee table. The columns cannot both have the same name. Received on Tue Jun 13 2006 - 15:21:31 CEST