Re: Mixing OO and DB

From: Tegiri Nenashi <TegiriNenashi_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2008 14:02:36 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <0953aa73-cf3a-4237-b2eb-07e5e8d77dcd_at_64g2000hsw.googlegroups.com>


On Feb 28, 1:29 pm, Patrick May <p..._at_spe.com> wrote:
> frebe <freb..._at_gmail.com> writes:
> >> We still have it, and we still use it. But we also hide it from
> >> the bulk of the application.
>
> > What is the benefit with hiding SQL from the bulk of the
> > application?
>
> For one thing, it decouples the application code and the database
> schema. For another, as noted by Mr. Martin, it allows the creation
> of a domain specific language that better reflects the concepts in the
> problem and solution domains.

Sure Mr. Martin is working on a "domain specific language" that would put SQL to shame? Received on Thu Feb 28 2008 - 23:02:36 CET

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