On Thu, Sep 28, 2006 at 11:39:31AM -0700, Luke Lonergan wrote: > D'Arcy, > > On 9/28/06 10:12 AM, "D'Arcy J.M. Cain" <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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 <email@example.com> http://svana.org/kleptog/ > From each according to his ability. To each according to his ability to > litigate.
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