Re: Modeling question...

From: Bob Badour <>
Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2008 11:54:58 -0300
Message-ID: <4901e1d6$0$5475$>

Walter Mitty wrote:

> "David BL" <> wrote in message

>>Ok, I’ll bite…

>>No doubt any data can be made to “fit” into the relational model.
>>The more important question is whether it happens /naturally/.  The

> I don't understand the word "naturally" in this context. Isn't all modeling
> artificial, rather than natural?

Yes! Formal systems and symbolic manipulation are symbolic and abstract not natural. Received on Fri Oct 24 2008 - 16:54:58 CEST

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