Designing database from scratch
mark-perl at aufflick.com
Tue Jan 2 07:24:25 GMT 2007
I must admit I'm a little disappointed.
I saw the thread title and thought:
"cool - someone wants to build a relational (or otherwise) database
system from scratch - this should be fun"
On 10/25/06, alex at owal.co.uk <alex at owal.co.uk> wrote:
> I'm designing a database from scratch and want to progress from the "back
> of an envelope design". I'm thinking of using SQL Fairy eg
> I write an XML description of the SQL Schema
> SQL Fairy converts that to
> MySQL SQL Code (typically create statements)
> and possibly
> and definitely
> GraphViz diagrams
> (I'll also be writing some Java code to access the database too and
> possibly some PHP to if I am unlucky).
> What is the "state of the art" for database design in the open source
> world? What do you use?
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