object stores

Chris Hanson cmh@greendragon.com
Wed, 22 Apr 1998 21:32:25 -0500

I don't see Frontier's back-end really as an "object database."  I think a
better term for it would be "hierarchical database."

My understanding of an object database is that it (transparently) allows
instances to be persistent.  Is that the case, or am I totally off-base?