At 3:13 PM +0100 5/30/01, VVM Ravikumar Sarma Chengalvala wrote:
>I wonder to know whether declaring a column as BINARY
>will take the characters like \,' etc into binary form
>and stores it in the database?
>Then we may not need to specify the escape sequences..
You need to properly escape characters like \ and ' that have
special meaning no matter what kind of column you're using.
It's a matter of constructing a properly formatted SQL
statement, not a matter of column type.
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped