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Re: An object-oriented network DBMS from relational DBMS point of view

From: Roy Hann <specially_at_processed.almost.meat>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 22:09:49 -0000
Message-ID: <GcqdnZnB1aIzUmjYnZ2dneKdnZydnZ2d@pipex.net>


"Bob Badour" <bbadour_at_pei.sympatico.ca> wrote in message news:mViJh.9596$PV3.94226_at_ursa-nb00s0.nbnet.nb.ca...
> One has to start at a very basic level asking why a feature exists in the
> first place.

And also why certain other don't.

Most newcomers to RDBMSs (or indeed SQL DBMSs) always seem to assume that every "missing" feature that seems obvious and beneficial to them was left out by accident rather than perhaps being purposely and carefully excluded.

Roy Received on Mon Mar 12 2007 - 17:09:49 CDT

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