Re: Mixing OO and DB

From: David Cressey <>
Date: Mon, 03 Mar 2008 21:57:43 GMT
Message-ID: <rv_yj.2395$VS2.817_at_trndny05>

"topmind" <> wrote in message

> What OO designs often do is *funnel* the view a given app developer
> has. (It can be done without OO also, but that's another topic.)
> They'll have an Employee object/class and the rules of encapsulation
> say: "These are the methods and the *only* methods you can use to
> access the Employee object. All Employee operations must go through
> them". Any new operations require going through the Interface Police
> (who go by various job titles, such as Chief Architect).

As I said elsewhere, Stalinists versus Trotskyites.

Incidentally, DBAs or Data Architects can become Stalinists just as easily as Chief Architects. Received on Mon Mar 03 2008 - 22:57:43 CET

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