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

From: Robert Martin <unclebob_at_objectmentor.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2006 12:18:51 -0400
Message-ID: <2006062012185117709-unclebob@objectmentorcom>


On 2006-06-09 04:11:32 -0400, mAsterdam <mAsterdam_at_vrijdag.org> said:

> "Applications should not strongly
> depend on a navigational format unless that
> format IS the most convenient form for them.":
> a matter of convenience for some applications
> at the cost of convenience for other applications.

And so each application programmer needs to decide what form the data is most convient in, and convert from the canonical DB form to that convenient form.

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