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2009-02-17 Representation of Blair's sandbox

posted Feb 17, 2009, 2:34 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Apr 10, 2009, 2:05 AM by Eddie Woo ]
For further details, please refer to IPT: S&E Issues with Databases

Until I get one of those expensive "mind map" software packages or have the amazing patience to draw (and constantly rearrange) around fifteen different arrows in Microsoft Word, the best tool I could use to represent the linking within my sandbox pages is to use - yes, you guessed it - a relational DBMS!

To be honest, all the tables are completely blank. Their titles - and the flexibility in Microsoft Access with relations between tables - matter much more.

One problem is that all pages link to their parent pages, grandparent pages, great-grandparent pages, etc. This is a ridiculously large amount of relations to draw, even with an automated tool like Microsoft Access, and therefore has been left to the viewer's imagination.