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From Craig Russell <Craig.Russ...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: no-table => subclass-table: proposal for small change to inheritance strategy values
Date Wed, 16 Feb 2005 17:33:34 GMT
Javadogs,

Unless I hear otherwise, I'm changing no-table to subclass-table.

Craig

On Feb 14, 2005, at 12:06 PM, Wes Biggs wrote:

> +1 for "subclass-table".
>
> Matthew T. Adams wrote:
>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I was reviewing the last draft and wanted to suggest a small name 
>> change
>> to one of the values allowed for the "strategy" attribute of the
>> "inheritance" element.  Currently, the three values are "new-table",
>> "superclass-table", and "no-table".
>>
>> I propose renaming "no-table" to "subclass-table", as it is the 
>> logical
>> complement of "superclass-table".  "no-table" might confuse 
>> (admittedly
>> dumb) readers with 'persistence-modifier="none"', whereas
>> "subclass-table" clearly indicates that fields are to be stored in a
>> subclass's table as opposed to nowhere.
>>
>> I think "subclass-table" is more intuitive enough and make it
>> **abundantly** clear to justify the change.
>>
>> Thoughts?
>>
>> --matthew
>>
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>
>
Craig Russell
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