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From:Victor Subervi Date:January 4 2008 6:36pm
Subject:Re: Any Penalty For $ Sign?
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Thanks. It doesn't make the programming easier...it's just easier to read
the tables!
Victor

On Jan 4, 2008 2:23 PM, Scott Helms <khelms@stripped> wrote:

> Let me ask this another way, what does this gain you that makes it
> worthwhile to make it harder to work with your database in (at least) two
> of
> the most common languages?
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Victor Subervi [mailto:victorsubervi@stripped]
> Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 1:08 PM
> To: Wm Mussatto; mysql@stripped
> Subject: Re: Any Penalty For $ Sign?
>
> Hmm. The idea is to take this open source. I'll eventually switch over to
> Java. I guess there may be some people tempted to write a quick perl
> script,
> as you say, but on the other hand it wouldn't be part of the open source
> package, which will be either all Python or all Java. Your thoughts?
> Victor
>
> On Jan 4, 2008 2:00 PM, Wm Mussatto <mussatto@stripped> wrote:
>
> > Question is, will anyone ever have to write a quick utility in perl (or
> > any language which uses '$' as a delimiter) to support this?  Will you
> > have to explain your tables to anyone else?
> >  On Fri, January 4, 2008 09:15, Victor Subervi wrote:
> > > LOL! True. I'm a Python guy ;)
> > >
> > > On Jan 4, 2008 1:14 PM, Gerald L. Clark <gclark@stripped>
> > > wrote:
> > >
> > >>  Victor Subervi wrote:
> > >> > Hi;
> > >> > I discovered I can use a $ sign in table names:
> > >> > my$table
> > >> > Is this recommended against? It's kind of handy in my app.
> > >> > TIA,
> > >> > Victor
> > >> >
> > >> If you write any PHP or Perl code, you will be very sorry.
> > >>
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> > >>
> > >
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