[linux-elitists] What's some marketing buzzwords for what we do?

Sean Neakums sneakums@zork.net
Sun Jan 5 01:27:29 PST 2003


commence  Joakim Ziegler quotation:

> So after this discussion of "pivot tables", I tried to Google around to
> figure out what they were, and as far as I can tell, they're some sort
> of way to group/summarize data according to different criteria,
> automatically, sort of like SQLs GROUP BY? Or am I totally wrong here?

I don't know if you've ever seen Lotus Improv (whose functionality was
folded into Lotus 1-2-3 at some point), but I believe "pivot tables"
are somewhat analogous.

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