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storage size of "bit" data type..

From: Alex Mayrhofer <axelm(at)nona(dot)net>
To: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: storage size of "bit" data type..
Date: 2007-12-05 19:19:39
Message-ID: 4756F9CB.1090704@nona.net (view raw or flat)
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Hi,

i'm trying to find out the storage size for bit(n) data. My initial 
assumption would be that for any 8 bits, one byte of storage is required.

Is this assumption correct? I didn't find that information in the online 
docs.

thanks,

Alex

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