Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: varchar error

From: Anthony van den Berg <anthony(at)kaartjeposten(dot)nl>
To: Raul Secan <raul(at)zerosoft(dot)ro>
Cc: pgsql-php(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: varchar error
Date: 2005-06-23 08:40:51
Message-ID: 42BA7593.2030803@kaartjeposten.nl (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-php
you might try a trigger!


Raul Secan wrote:

> Hello, I just have this:
>  
> CREATE TABLE test (
>     mytext varchar(5)
> ) WITHOUT OIDS;
>  
> If I put a string with more than 5 chars in mytext, I receive an 
> error, regarding the wrong lenght of the string.
>  
> In MySQL I know that the string is automatically reduced to the number 
> of char allowed by the column, even if I insert a longer string.
>  
> I don't want to do this from PHP, and I was wandering how this can be 
> done in PostreSQL? Maybe in CREATE TABLE definition?
>  
> Cheers, Raul.


-- 

Kaartjeposten.nl
Molukkenstraat 80 / 7512 XT  Enschede
* info(at)kaartjeposten(dot)nl / msn. kaartjeposten(at)hotmail(dot)com
i. www.kaartjeposten.nl / t. 06 - 28 13 88 57
Nu ook voor uw verjaardagkalenders


In response to

pgsql-php by date

Next:From: Gnanavel ShanmugamDate: 2005-06-23 08:53:09
Subject: Re: varchar error
Previous:From: Volkan YAZICIDate: 2005-06-23 08:33:47
Subject: Re: varchar error

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2014 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group