Storing a great many fields in a database
pete at lcsql.com
Mon Jul 16 15:50:18 EDT 2012
I retract "most other SQL dbs" nd replace it with "some other SQL dbs".
lcSQL Software <http://www.lcsql.com>
On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 12:05 PM, Ruslan Zasukhin <
ruslan_zasukhin at valentina-db.com> wrote:
> 2) MOST databases, for example mySQL, Postgre and our Valentina DB have
> a) STRING(N) -- fixed length string type.
> This one always eat 100 chars as you say
> b) VarChar(N) -- variable length string ...
> This one eat given M chars + few helper bytes
> c) TEXT -- this differ from VarChar in the way how string is stored.
> and TEXT field is unlimited
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