On Tue, 29 Mar 2005 04:41:37 +0900, Bill Kelly <billk / cts.com> wrote:
> > a lot of people are
> > lazy and don't bother to understand what power the relational model
> > provides because it isn't covered well (if at all) in much of
> > computer science and is looked on with disdain by a lot of major OO
> > "leading lights", meaning that there's a lot of bad models out there
> Maybe we need a way to combine double-entry bookkeeping,
> relational databases, and table-oriented programming !

I understand the latter two quite well (well, SQL databases at least
;), although I call the last "data-oriented" programming. I'm not
quite insane enough to understand double-entry bookkeeping ;)

-austin
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