Approximate Dependency Inference from Relations

@inproceedings{Kivinen1992ApproximateDI,
  title={Approximate Dependency Inference from Relations},
  author={Jyrki Kivinen and Heikki Mannila},
  booktitle={ICDT},
  year={1992}
}
Abs t rac t . The functional dependency inference problem consists of finding a cover for the set dep(r) of functional dependencies that hold in a given relation r. All known algorithms for this task have running times that can be in the worst case exponential in the size of the smallest cover of the dependency set. We consider approximate dependency inference. We define various measures for the error of a dependency in a relation. These error measures have the value 0 ff the dependency holds… CONTINUE READING
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