Michael Meskes kirjutas K, 26.02.2003 kell 13:00:
> Did anyone ever think about creating a library that is able to handle
> our numeric datatype? I'm currently thinking about adding this datatype
> among others to the ones know to ecpg so no one is forced to convert
> them or work on the strings. On the other hand I'm not sure if anyone's
> interested in this feature as you could always keep the numbers as
> strings and let the database do all calculation stuff. But then you
> cannot use the datatype in C.

I see at least 3 datatypes that would be nice to have libraries for
using in client programs - NUMERIC, VARBIT and our DATE/TIME/TIMESTAMP.


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