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From:Jerry Schwartz Date:July 31 2008 2:21pm
Subject:RE: SET vs. ENUM
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>From: Martijn Tonies [mailto:m.tonies@stripped]
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>Subject: Re: SET vs. ENUM
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>Jerry,
>
>> Other than the fact that an ENUM can have many more values than a SET,
>is
>> there any particular reason to choose one over the other?
>
>Well, they are -different things- ...
>
>SETs shouldn't be used at all, IMO.
>
[JS] Why?
>ENUM can be somewhat useful, I guess.
>
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SET vs. ENUMJerry Schwartz31 Jul
  • Re: SET vs. ENUMMartijn Tonies31 Jul
    • RE: SET vs. ENUMJerry Schwartz31 Jul
  • Re: SET vs. ENUMMartijn Tonies31 Jul
    • RE: SET vs. ENUMJerry Schwartz31 Jul
      • Re: SET vs. ENUMChris W31 Jul
        • Re: SET vs. ENUMMr. Shawn H. Corey31 Jul
          • Re: SET vs. ENUMChris W31 Jul
  • Re: SET vs. ENUMPerrin Harkins31 Jul
    • Re: SET vs. ENUMMr. Shawn H. Corey31 Jul
      • Re: SET vs. ENUMPerrin Harkins31 Jul
    • RE: SET vs. ENUMJerry Schwartz31 Jul
  • Re: SET vs. ENUMMartijn Tonies1 Aug