On Monday 24 February 2003 23:57, George Pitcher wrote:

> Can I raise a point of principle here.
> My databases never have records deleted - instead they are marked as being
> deleted in a status field. That way, they are always there for reference.
> Unless you are running a system that needs the space or has extremely high
> turnover of deleted records, this makes sesne.

Better still, setup parallel tables and move deleted records over. That way 
you'll save cluttering up the main tables.

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