Decimal() instead of float?
Hendrik van Rooyen
mail at microcorp.co.za
Thu Nov 16 07:11:53 CET 2006
"John Salerno" <johnjsal at NOSPAMgmail.com> wrote:
> John Machin wrote:
> > Here in Austraila, (I expect this is common to most countries), there
> > are people who are utterly clueless about elementary data model rules,
> > like identification "numbers" should be kept as strings.
> Do you mean that ID numbers that serve as a primary key in a database
> should also be strings?
Nothing wrong with doing that - its not as if you are going to arithmetic with
adding my id to yours is generally not very useful...
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