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From:Tim Milstead Date:May 3 2007 10:56am
Subject:Enforcing Data Format
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Hello,

Is it possible to enforce data formatting in fields using something like 
a regular expression?
varchar is great but does not stop someone putting in the wrong 
reference number.
I suspect the answer is no, you have to do it at a higher level. What 
aprroach would people suggest?
Perhaps another table with two fields - field_name and field_regex?

Thanks,

Tim.

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Enforcing Data FormatTim Milstead3 May
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