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Developer, writer, polymath, pedant.


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comment How should deletions be handled in the database?
It's not just a matter of a view. Any operations being performed on the set would have to exclude the "deleted" records.
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comment CouchDB vs MongoDB
Fair criticism, drachenstern.
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answered Must-read Books for DBA
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comment How should deletions be handled in the database?
DBAs are not precluded from understanding database design.
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comment Must-read Books for DBA
Fair enough. Though, the classical books ARE the ones aspiring DBAs should read, not the dated, specific ones, so maybe the other post should be absorbed into this one.
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comment How should deletions be handled in the database?
In response to sredzy and poelinca, yes, I forgot to mention that in the second case the flagged records would need to be deleted or moved after some reasonable elapsed time period.
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