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From:Paul DuBois Date:July 15 1999 1:22am
Subject:Re: VARCHAR(255) Q
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At 8:35 AM -0400 7/14/99, Nazar wrote:
>Hello,
>
>I need to insert a page of text into one cell of
>
>database, but the text is more then 255 characters. It is about
>
>a typed page of text. Is it possible and how can this be done?
>
>Any help would be appreciated.


Use one of the TEXT types.  Also, MySQL 3.23 is supposed to support
VARCHAR(n), n up to 65535 bytes, but doesn't seem to quite yet.

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