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Name Resolution in a Relational Database Management System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035844D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Howie, LD [+details]

Abstract

One of the major semantic functions needed when compiling a Data Manipulation Language (DML) statement in Structured Query Language (SQL) is to resolve the column names in the statement to the particular database object that they refer to. Disclosed is a method of performing name resolution in a Database Management System (DBMS) compiler.