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Re: Maximize columns in a table

From: "Mohlomi Moloi" <mmoloi(at)khulisa(dot)com>
To: andrej(dot)groups(at)gmail(dot)com, pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Maximize columns in a table
Date: 2009-07-20 09:51:07
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I have done basic 1st normal form.
The reason for increasing my number of columns was to reduce my number 
of TEMPLATES a data capturer has to work with in TELEForm (TELEForm 
being my front-end to capture data). 2nd reason is to reduce the size of 
my questionnaire.


-----Original Message-----
From: Andrej [mailto:andrej(dot)groups(at)gmail(dot)com] 
Sent: 20 July 2009 11:27
To: Mohlomi Moloi
Subject: Re: [NOVICE] Maximize columns in a table

2009/7/20 Mohlomi Moloi <mmoloi(at)khulisa(dot)com>:

> I was curious if there is a way to increase or maximize my number of 
> in a table to +-2000 columns as the limit is up to 1600 per table?
No offense, but 1600+ columns is pretty much always a
design flaw.  What are you trying to achieve with that layout?


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