Re: What is Data Model FOR?

From: Douglas W. Jones <jones_at_cs_dot_uiowa_dot_edu>
Date: Fri Apr 30 2004 - 11:50:44 CDT

On Apr 30, 2004, at 11:34 AM, Arthur Keller wrote:

> So simplicity in reconciliation is critical, even if the
> reconciliation calculation is lossy. Just like checksums or MD5
> hashes.

You got it! Except, people are lousy at computing checksums and MD5
hashes.
The reconciliation process performed by outside observers must be within
reach of paper and pencil.

                        Doug Jones
                        jones@cs.uiowa.edu
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