Re: Why is database integrity so impopular ?

From: Jon Heggland <>
Date: Mon, 13 Oct 2008 14:24:21 +0200
Message-ID: <gcvell$mqg$>

DBMS_Plumber wrote:
> Later, over a cocktail or two, we chatted. In his shop EVERY table
> has a declared primary key, every column without NOT NULL and DEFAULT
> must have a documented reason for the deviation.

It is considered a deviation not to have a default? Why is that? I would have thought that having defaults for every column would encourage sloppiness.

Received on Mon Oct 13 2008 - 14:24:21 CEST

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