Hi, Like the link states
"For clarity: a TINYINT(1) datatype does NOT ENFORCE a boolean value data
entry. For instance, it's still possible to insert a value of "2" (any
integer up to the TINYINT max value). I personally don't see the added
value of a 'BOOLEAN' synonym type which infact behaves unlike a boolean
Has BOOL, BOOLEAN been taken out of MySQL 5.6 ?
On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 6:01 PM, Ian Simpson <ian@stripped>wrote:
> BOOLEAN is a synonym for TINYINT(1) in MySQL:
> On 22 May 2013 17:55, Neil Tompkins <neil.tompkins@stripped> wrote:
>> I've just created some tables that I designed using the MySQL Workbench
>> Model. However, the database type BOOLEAN which was in my models has been
>> converted to TINYINT(1); I'm currently running MySQL Version 5.6.2-m5 on
>> Windows 2008 server.
>> Any ideas why this has been removed ?