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Re: The wisdom of the object mentors

From: Frans Bouma <perseus.usenet.NOSPAM._at_xs4all.nl>
Date: 28 Jun 2006 11:28:18 GMT
Message-Id: <xn0eo0i2xbh8t7001@news.xs4all.nl>


Frans Bouma wrote:

> Conceptually, if you would be able to work on the entity
> 'Boardmember' as if it was a normal entity, so you would be able to
> do: update boardmember
> set name = "Agradizing idiot"
> where id = @id
>
> it would have been already much better. However that can't be done,
> as manager has an FK and boardmember has an FK as well. flattening the
> hierarchy into one entity won't work.

        that should have been: "... into one table won't work"

                FB Received on Wed Jun 28 2006 - 06:28:18 CDT

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