database management systems, cont. (19)
Willard McCarty (MCCARTY@VM.EPAS.UTORONTO.CA)
Sun, 26 Mar 89 17:49:26 EST
Humanist Mailing List, Vol. 2, No. 770. Sunday, 26 Mar 1989.
Date: Sat, 25 Mar 1989 16:52 EST
From: GILES R. HOYT <IPIF100@INDYCMS>
I would agree with the very good discussion of databases given by Robert
Sinkewicz as a response to a question by Paul Delany. Under "dynamic"
databases I would add AskSam, a very fast text-based database program
that is relatively easy to program to do a wide variety of tasks. I
use it on extensive mixed bibliography/notes databases with considerable