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

From: Marshall <>
Date: 20 Jun 2006 11:58:25 -0700
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Robert Martin wrote:
> On 2006-06-01 07:58:07 -0400, "Tony Andrews" <> said:
> > This is a lot different from RCM's stance (as I understand it), which
> > is that even the developer writing the database code - the "guts" of
> > the data processing - shouldn't need to know anything about the DBMS.
> > I don't agree with this.
> My stance is that there should be a dividing line in the application.
> On the right of that dividing line is the code that knows about SQL and
> the Schema. On the left is code that knows nothing of SQL and sees the
> schema through an abstract vision.

The schema *is* an abstract vision.

Marshall Received on Tue Jun 20 2006 - 20:58:25 CEST

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