On 13.03.2017 07:24, Nico Williams wrote:
On Thu, Mar 09, 2017 at 07:12:07PM +0100, Sven R. Kunze wrote:
From my day-to-day work I can tell, the date(time) type is the only missing
piece of JSON to make it perfect for business applications (besides, maybe,
a "currency" type).
And a binary type. And a chunked-string type (to avoid having to escape
strings). And an interval type. And...
YMMV but I tend to say that those aren't the usual types of a business
application where I come from.
Answering questions like "how many" (integer), "what" (text) and "when"
(date) is far more common than "give me that binary blob" at least in
the domain where I work. Never had the necessity for an interval type;
usually had a start and end value where the "interval" was derived from
Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com)
To make changes to your subscription: