check contrib/intarray for arrays of integers.
On Thu, 31 Oct 2002, Jodi Kanter wrote:
> Can anyone offer some insight or link to documentation on the use of integer and/or string array data types? We are thinking of using them in our database but there is some concern about breaking normalization standards and opening ourselves up to more issues later.
> We are storing data about various analyses that are being run - i.e user and system parameter values. It would be nice not to have to create a separate table for each of these fields.
> Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you,
> Jodi Kanter
> Jodi L Kanter
> BioInformatics Database Administrator
> University of Virginia
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