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From:Dan Nelson Date:January 9 2004 4:24pm
Subject:Re: Knowing the real size of a column
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In the last episode (Jan 09), Director General: NEFACOMP said:
> I have tried it but it failed to give me that size. It only works
> when the content is a CHAR or VARCHAR. It just returns the number of
> characters, not the disk size.

Isn't that the same thing?  LENGTH() would really be better, since then
you don't have to divide by 8.

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	Dan Nelson
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Knowing the real size of a columnDirector General: NEFACOMP8 Jan
  • Re: Knowing the real size of a columnEgor Egorov8 Jan
  • Re: Knowing the real size of a columnrobert_rowe8 Jan
    • Re: Knowing the real size of a columnDirector General: NEFACOMP9 Jan
  • Re: Knowing the real size of a columnDirector General: NEFACOMP9 Jan
    • Re: Knowing the real size of a columnDan Nelson9 Jan