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Head First Sql - What is the market target

Anselm Paulinus
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Joined: Sep 05, 2003
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Who is the book targeted at; the application developer or the database administrator?
Qunfeng Wang
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Joined: Jan 28, 2005
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I don't like the sample Chapter1 very much. It uses too much pages to explain what RMDB is and some basic SQLs. As a developer, everyone has some knowledge of database. I think it's a waste to apply Head First style to the simple questions.

I like the interview with Mr. Null. That's the style I like: making hard question simple to understand.


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Lynn Beighley
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Joined: Sep 12, 2007
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I'd say the app developer, although I would hope any beginning db admin who didn't know this stuff should take a look at it.


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