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[nycphp-talk] Best practices for naming conventions & coding style?

Daniel Convissor danielc at analysisandsolutions.com
Mon Apr 27 21:34:04 EDT 2009


On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 08:00:03PM -0400, Dan Cech wrote:
> 
> Plural-names for tables are a pain...
> 
> field: person
> table: ???
> 
> Is it persons or people or something else?

Yep.  Plus it makes consistency very easy and makes life easier by 
allowing the use of USING.

person
------
person_id
first_name
last_name
company_id
...

company
-------
company_id
company_name
...


etc

--Another Dan

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