[thelist] Separation of app & db (was: Beginner asp question)

Simon Lee simon.lee at leapforward.net
Thu Oct 17 09:22:01 CDT 2002

> I agree completely,
> the only thing I would add is some validation logic in the
> top layer.  Getting the client to do some of the work
> (where possible) on web pages relieves the server of some
> of the work.
> e.g.
> 	check passwords match on a user forms
> 	simple credit card validation (mod 10 and expiry dates)
> etc...
> Although this logic should be in the second layer too,  at
> least the server wont have to post as many error pages.
That was all *implied*!! ;)

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