Re: Late comment on DESCRIBE

Patrick Stickler wrote:
> I think this is a great idea. It allows for queries to be more
> specific about the form of description needed rather than it
> being left implicit in the query and buried in the application
> logic.
> E.g. to request a CBD, one would use
>    DESCRIBE ( <> ) <target-list>
> I like it.

Thank you - that exactly captures my intent.


Graham Klyne
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Received on Monday, 27 March 2006 15:39:15 UTC