Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

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I'm with Ian here, the nail has been firmly hit on the head. Every time I've come across object relational mapping it's OO programmers trying to persist an object model in a database. Its all in the compromise, and using the strengths of both approaches rather than sticking only to one.

V.S. Babu had an interesting point;
http://vsbabu.org/mt/archives/2004/01/18/quick_links.html

Which I followed up;
http://www.halfcooked.com/mt/archives/000685.html
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by Andy Todd