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Anthony Della Rosa
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Joined: Mar 19, 2007
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Definitley a fan of these books I am just finishing an HTML with CSS XHTML.


Does the book show you how to connect to a SQL database or is it mostly about defining, structuring, optimizing databases?
[ October 15, 2007: Message edited by: Anthony Della Rosa ]

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Chai Chamsai
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Joined: Sep 04, 2006
Posts: 37
Book content cover Database Design that in index called normal ,
I'm not sure that mean normalization but however I think that topic must teach the reader to familiar db design.

ps.I'm not see ACID property in index ,only thing i see is atomic.


SCJP 1.4<br />SCWCD 1.4<br /> <br />My native language isn't English ,I'm sorry if my post is incorrect grammar(or more)
Lynn Beighley
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Joined: Sep 12, 2007
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Connectivity is not covered. It's completely focused on creating great databases. I think as an app developer, the chapters on writing queries would be of great use.

ACID is in there, btw.


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