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From:Paul DuBois Date:August 12 1999 2:26am
Subject:Re: int(11) ?
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At 7:10 PM -0700 8/11/99, Xeno Campanoli wrote:
>Sorry if I missed this in the documentation, but I thought I defined
>some of my things as integers so
>they would only use 4 bytes and work nice and efficiently.  When I show
>columns from table it shows them as int(11).  Does this mean 11 bytes
>are used anyway, or what?  Thanks

That's the display width, not the amount of storage used per value.

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
int(11) ?Xeno Campanoli12 Aug
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