RE: Anyone with experience with MMOG and databases?

oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx gravou em 2005-08-12 15:00:56:

> ANSI is *not* an old hat -- it is a national hat, just like DIN

        I stand correct.  I was in error for thinking in the 'popular',
but wrong way, that when people refer to ANSI SQL they are usually
thinking pre-ISO SQL:1999.


> close that they are documented together. And if anyone says that Oracle
is far
> away from implementing the ANSI/ISO standard, I challenge that
> person to mention a product that comes closer...

        Would you take two?  IBM DB2 and PostgreSQL.

        Oracle has great coverage of the standards, but even in SQL
ISO:1999 it deviated too much in the core.  Things like DATE type, CONNECT
BY, PL/SQL vs SQL/PSM.


> By the way, I assume we are talking core SQL:2003 if you talk about the
SQL
> standard, right? that's the *only* existing standard, because ISO
standards
> supersede eachother.

        Yep, great point.  But I have to admit I haven't followed up much
since ISO SQL:1999, since I dislike the general direction of ISO SQL away
from its relational roots.

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