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Modifying tables

From: "Marc Zandvliet" <marc(at)auroraworks(dot)com>
To: <pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Modifying tables
Date: 2000-08-31 18:43:03
Message-ID: LJEMIBPPIBGEBAAPNFGKCEJLCAAA.marc@auroraworks.com (view raw or flat)
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Hello,

Is it possible to change the data type of a table column? The ALTER COLUMN
command doesn't seem to cover this. I thought the other alternative might be
to delete a column and then add one with the proper data-type.

Thanks for your suggestions,

Marc

p.s. thanks Tom for your last suggestion re: access conversion - it was the
CR/LF vs. LF problem.


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