Re: Long column names...Performance issues?

From: Ed Prochak <>
Date: Fri, 5 Dec 2008 11:07:43 -0800 (PST)
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On Nov 19, 4:15 pm, Gints Plivna <> wrote: []
> So the problem of course is to find where the golden mean lies. I'm
> quite sure it doesn't matter where it is exactly for you/your project
> but there is one thing which matters - stick with your standards. At
> least in your project. It is hard to work with code having variables:
> a
> a_New_Variable
> a_new_variable
> v_a_new_variable
> ANewVariable
> etc
> So stick with one standard and use it. My favourite is here may be
> somewhere else :)
> Gints Plivna

You had me until the suggestion that all tables should have surrogate ID primary Keys. Otherwise I think your suggestions look good.

  Ed Received on Fri Dec 05 2008 - 20:07:43 CET

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