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Re: var size too small?

From: Francisco Reyes <lists(at)natserv(dot)com>
To: Adam Bultman <adam(dot)bultman(at)iconideas(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: var size too small?
Date: 2001-11-09 15:42:19
Message-ID: 20011109103918.G31979-100000@zoraida.natserv.net (view raw or flat)
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On Thu, 8 Nov 2001, Adam Bultman wrote:

> We've got a database with a table with items of type "var" in them, and
> it seems that it's not unlimited, but rather, about 8k.  Is there a way
> to fix this without switching to a recent beta version? Is there a work
> around?

I am a newbie myself, but my understanding is that for larger columns you
use other data types such as Text.

Check http://www.postgresql.org/idocs/index.php?datatype.html


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