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Re: The Search Wimp out

From: George Florentine <georgef@HQ.ileaf.com>
Date: Fri, 01 Nov 1996 23:34:38 -0500
Message-Id: <327ACF5E.1BB4@interleaf.com>
To: Yaron Goland <yarong@microsoft.com>
Cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Yaron Goland wrote:
> I just looked into the rathole that is search. It is so deep that I got
> sick just peeking at it. 

Sounds familiar. In the DMA effort, we've defined a set of Microsoft COM
objects that express a query model that we think is pretty consistent
the thinking in the SQL III, ODMG OQL world.

It's been a pretty sizable undertaking, and we don't have complete
within the group that our approach is the right one. I think you're wise
avoid jumping down into this particular rathole, at least for this round
of design.


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