RE: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-12 Thread Beau Sharbrough
revised in ways that break the links. Does that complicate the issue sufficiently? Beau -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Hans Fugal Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 11:08 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-12 Thread Hans Fugal
that complicate the issue sufficiently? Beau -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Hans Fugal Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 11:08 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source I spent a while

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-12 Thread Hans Fugal
Goodness, I must be getting bounce-happy. Sorry about that. Good thing I didn't expose any secret passwords or anything... Hans :) * Hans Fugal [Fri, 12 Jul 2002 at 10:56 -0600] quote Hi Beau, I will write more later - I have to get out the door in a minute. Was this intended to be off-list?

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-12 Thread Hans Fugal
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Hans Fugal Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 11:08 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source I spent a while wrestling this out with my brother Jacob today. There are situations where one would need

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-10 Thread Hans Fugal
:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Hans Fugal Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 11:39 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source So I guess the question becomes whether it is appropriate to do it this way in gdmxml. Any opinions? hans/ * Stan

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-10 Thread Hans Fugal
I spent a while wrestling this out with my brother Jacob today. There are situations where one would need to know more than just repository-id and source-id. For instance, if a particular repository had more than one copy of source and you wanted to indicate which one you had searched,

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-09 Thread Hans Fugal
hmm, that's an interesting perpsective. This made me look closer at repository-source, and I am a little muddy now... It looks like repository-source ties 0 or 1 repositories to 0 or 1 sources to 0 or 1 activities (searches). It seems to me that this opens the door for data redundancy - there

Re: [gdmxml] more thoughts on entering a source

2002-07-09 Thread Hans Fugal
Thanks for the explanations, Stan! Things are beginning to clear up. See below... * Stan Mitchell [Tue, 9 Jul 2002 at 15:03 -0700] Yes, you're right, it is a three-way association with 0-1 instances of activity. From a database perspective, repository-source is an associative table - no