in reply to Re^4: Terminology: Is DBIx::Class an ORM?
in thread Terminology: Is DBIx::Class an ORM?
WP - which is not necessarily the best source, but links to some - says
> It provides a framework for mapping an object-oriented domain model to a relational database.
which is my understanding of ORMs
> Hibernate handles object–relational impedance mismatch problems by replacing direct, persistent database accesses with high-level object handling functions.
so let's compromise that there are two kinds of ORMs, the basic ones which fail to address the mismatch and the advanced ones.
In the end it's like quarreling if Canadians are Americans. =)
(addicted to the Perl Programming Language :)
Wikisyntax for the Monastery
Or rather if C++ is C ... ?