This package is not a replacement for more sophisticated metadata applications. This package provides only a direct mapping from metadata interfaces and methods to database tables and columns with limited capability. This is suitable only for applications wanting a simple metadata schema. The restrictions are:
- Interfaces and methods must have
- Collections are not currently supported (only the first element is stored).
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- Cyclic graph (A references B which reference A) are not supported, unless foreigner key constraints are manually disabled for the columns which contain the cyclic references.
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