[PHP-DB] Re: Object relational mapping in PHP

2005-04-08 Thread Hendy Irawan
On Apr 7, 2005 1:01 PM, Manuel Lemos [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It seems that what you want is something like Metastorage. It generates ORM classes from a XML meta-information definition of your classes, variables, relationships, and functions that you need to manipulate your objects. Thanks

[PHP-DB] Best practices for subclassing entities in relational database

2005-04-08 Thread Hendy Irawan
Hi What are the best practices for subclassing entities in relational databases? The most efficient/fastest way is to use one table for all subclasses. But sometimes this is not very... err... nice. Especially for nicely complex hierarchy. In the OOP world Everything(tm) can descend from the