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Re^4: Paul Graham on Great Hackers

by diotalevi (Canon)
on Jul 30, 2004 at 17:20 UTC ( #378755=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: Paul Graham on Great Hackers
in thread Paul Graham on Great Hackers

A hash of arrays would be more appropriate assuming you mean a typical RDBMS-ish system. There is no order to the rows in a table and you'd violate that by providing an array. Maybe if we had an array with no order then you could say that.

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Re^5: Paul Graham on Great Hackers
by runrig (Abbot) on Jul 30, 2004 at 22:38 UTC
    And of course there's DB_File (and MLDBM) where you can tie a hash to a database (though not a RDBMS or SQL). How's that for abstraction?

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