Re: Separate PK in Jxn Tbl?
Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2008 10:57:38 +0100
Quoth Roy Hann:
> "Jon Heggland" <jon.heggland_at_ntnu.no> wrote in message
>> Quoth Roy Hann: >>> What would be very nice is if one day it were possible for applications >>> to download the relevant constraints at run-time, the way they presently >>> download other metda-data. >> Dataphor does this.
> You don't think I was clever enough to come up with the idea all by myself
> do you? :-)
Why not? It's a pretty simple idea, really.
> I admire what Dataphor set out to do. But having been forced to adopt SQL
> against my will a long time ago, I am under no illusion that anything better
> than SQL will ever catch on.
Well, Dataphor databases are typically built on top of SQL databases. Just tell management that Dataphor is really just a presentation layer on top of SQL. :)
If that was my best hope, i think I would quit being a database engineer.
-- JonReceived on Fri Feb 01 2008 - 10:57:38 CET