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Educational tool for relational algebra

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Relational an educational tool to provide a workspace for experimenting with relational algebra.

It provides GUI that can be used for executing relational queries, and also a command line interface and a Python library.


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Download only if you can manage to run a program by yourself.
Do not email me asking how to start it.

NOTICE:I only use GNU/Linux. Keeping supporting Windows has become a huge burden for me. It will possibly be abandoned soon if I do not get help.
I have been developing this for 12 years. This software has thousands of downloads and zero meaningful contributions. I will continue to support it, but probably I will drop Windows, because it is extremely time consuming.


Youtube tutorial


These are some valid queries

A ∪ B
σ (age==12) (A)
π name,age (A)
ρ age➡a,name➡n (A)
A ∪ B ∪ σ id==3 (C)

Explaination of all the operators and their syntax can be found here.

Formal language definition can be read here.

Documentation on how the automatic casting is performed.

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