On Thu, Sep 28, 2006 at 11:39:31AM -0700, Luke Lonergan wrote:
> On 9/28/06 10:12 AM, "D'Arcy J.M. Cain" <darcy(at)druid(dot)net> wrote:
> > Numeric has been shown to be as good or better than money in I/O
> > operations.
> What exactly does that mean in the context of a Datum: "I/O operations"?
Converting to/from text format for when dealing with client
applications. Numeric can convert faster than plain integers sometimes.
Numeric isn't that slow really...
Have a ncie day,
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog(at)svana(dot)org> http://svana.org/kleptog/
> From each according to his ability. To each according to his ability to litigate.
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