Re: Proposal: 6NF

From: David Cressey <>
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 11:30:17 GMT
Message-ID: <dlJZg.5549$Dg5.4204_at_trndny09>

"dawn" <> wrote in message
> David Cressey wrote:
> By the way, if not working with SQL where OTLT is rightly considered a
> no-no, there are many environments where a single validation table for
> many varied user-defined domains is still popular (and after reviewing
> it some months back I would posit that it is still worth considering as
> a "best practice" ;-) Cheers! --dawn

OTLT is a bad practice when working with relational systems as well as SQL.

Why would you ever consider it a "best practice" in any environment? What does it buy you? Received on Thu Oct 19 2006 - 13:30:17 CEST

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