I don't disagree a bit with what you've said.
in reply to Re: Re: Re: How to structure applications using a RDBMS
in thread How to structure applications using a RDBMS
On the other hand, I think a developer shouldn't have to be told more than twice that:
can eat up a couple hundred gig of spool without blinking, but that
goes by in the blink of an eye. You'd think that wouldn't be a major paradigm shift for them--but it is (okay, in one case I've been dwelling on lately). And it'd be even nicer to be heard the first time.
GROUP BY item
(This is an oversimplified example--the point being DISTINCT versus GROUP BY.)
They laughed at Joan of Arc, but she went right ahead and built it. --Gracie Allen