Re: Object-relational impedence

From: topmind <>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 09:20:33 -0700 (PDT)
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topmind wrote:

> For larger projects, OO allows architects to "herd" programmers by
> using encapsulation to restrict the damage caused by unmotivated
> mediocre programmers. The architect will say, "you can only touch
> Employee info via these accessors and ONLY these accessors". It
> creates bloated buerocratic code, but as Paul Graham says, such large
> companies are going to have bloated buerocratic code no matter what,
> even if they used more relational.

I should clarify that Paul didn't mention relational when he made such statements. He just said that the red-tape code will appear no matter what paradigm or language they use.

 -T- Received on Mon Mar 17 2008 - 17:20:33 CET

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