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From:Gerald Clark Date:September 6 2001 1:25pm
Subject:Re: How to do simple stuff
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Deryck Henson wrote:

> How do I::
> 
> Add a column

Did you read the manual?

> Alter a table to fit a different character lengths (say...unlimited in a 1
> column)
> or
> alter column to accept an unlimited amount of characters

The concept of unlimited characters does not exist in the real world.
The closest you will get is varchar, text, or blob in its largest size.

> Make a column have a check box instead of characters(VARCHAR...) or date
> (DATE)

Check boxes are an HTML thing, not SQL.  Try PHP.
Dates exist. Again, read the manual.

> 
> thanx
> - Deryck H
> - http://www.comp-u-exchange.com
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How to do simple stuffDeryck Henson6 Sep
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  • Re: How to do simple stuffDeryck Henson6 Sep
  • Re: How to do simple stuffGerald Clark6 Sep
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