Re: Where attributes are stored Jonathan S. Shapiro (shap@eros-os.org)
Wed, 12 Apr 2000 17:29:32 -0400

Subject: Re: Where attributes are stored

> Hello Jonathan,
> as I can see option 1 is simpler to handle, but if you want to manage
> different sets of
> object attributes (e.g. on a per-configuration basis) the option 2 seems
to
> be the right
> choice because you can specify different tuples for each configuration.
>
> val.

You can do either one either way, and as long as delta construction works the cost shouldn't be expensive in either design. The attributes are purely a function of the content semantics most of the time.

shap