Re: Newbie question about db normalization theory: redundant keys OK?

From: David Cressey <>
Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2007 13:05:05 GMT
Message-ID: <5o99j.3859$6X.3036_at_trndny06>

"Bob Badour" <> wrote in message news:4763df91$0$5290$
> > If you read MS Access documentation, you'll note that they use terms
> > "Record" and "Field" instead of terms like "Row" and "Column". That's
> > enough to get you tried for heresy in here. It's one of the few things
> > Bob Badour and Joe Celko agree on.
> I suggest you let Bob speak to what he agrees on. Jet is a file
> processor and MS Access is an end-user reporting tool. They can call
> things whatever the hell they want. None of it is relevant to data
> management.

Sure, if you'll do the same for me. Received on Sun Dec 16 2007 - 14:05:05 CET

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