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Re: Establishing a relationship with the unknown

From: <michael_at_preece.net>
Date: 27 Jul 2006 08:15:12 -0700
Message-ID: <1154013312.005441.324370@75g2000cwc.googlegroups.com>

Bob Badour wrote:
> michael_at_preece.net wrote:
>
> > Hello
> >
> > I have a requirement and I just can't figure out how to implement it
> > using Pick.
> >
> > The thing is... I don't know anything about it.
> >
> > I figure I must be able to implement it using an RDBMS, given that
> > they, unlike all of the Pick flavours I am familiar with, allow you to
> > persist unknown and missing values.
> >
> > So - the question is... How would you go about this? Do I need more
> > than one table? How many relations? Should I research using relvars,
> > due to there being an infinite number of unknown and missing values?
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Mike.
> >
> > PS. LOL
>
> Mike, you are an idiot. Quit wasting everybody's time. Plonk.

Plonk? Was that the sound of Oscar's lid? Just as I was expecting.

LOL. Received on Thu Jul 27 2006 - 10:15:12 CDT

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