A database interface integrating a query language for versions

  • Eric Andonoff
  • Gilles Hubert
  • Annig Le Parc
Regular Papers Storage and Version Management
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1475)


This paper describes an interface for querying databases integrating versions (DBiV). This interface gives a representation of the database schema as a graph of nodes and links and defines a graphic language for both querying versions and objects living together in the database. Expressing a query consists in selecting links and performing operations from nodes of the graph. The graphically performed operations are algebraic functions. This interface is intended for casual users.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric Andonoff
    • 1
  • Gilles Hubert
    • 1
  • Annig Le Parc
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratoire IRITToulouse cedexFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire TASCUniversité de PauPauFrance

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