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Re: Prestige users

From: "Roderick A(dot) Anderson" <raanders(at)acm(dot)org>
To: "scott(dot)marlowe" <scott(dot)marlowe(at)ihs(dot)com>
Cc: Bruce <bruce(at)centerstage(dot)com>, <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Prestige users
Date: 2004-05-05 17:44:08
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On Wed, 5 May 2004, scott.marlowe wrote:

> Just try this simple test in MySQL and see if the boss still thinks it's 
> suitable for accounting:

I'll toss in the Pg version

db => create table test (i1 int, n1 numeric(8,2));

db=> insert into test values (10000000000000,100000000000.345678);
ERROR: dtoi4: integer out of range

Oh my gosh ... an error!  Oh yeah it is an error. :-)

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