Interesting problem comparing strings with integer values...

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Thu Jan 16 03:46:51 CET 2003


Chris Spencer wrote:

>         The comparison will not be done inside of a Python
> interpreter, but in
> an SQL statement. ie...
> select blah from table where value>"999" and value<"3432";
> 
> We're storing arbitrary data in text blobs, so we can't make "value"
> above an
> integer type.
> 
> As I mentioned in my first post, while the above SQL statement would
> be
> incorrect, the below SQL code WOULD.

If that's the case, what does this question have to do with Python?

-- 
 Erik Max Francis / max at alcyone.com / http://www.alcyone.com/max/
 __ San Jose, CA, USA / 37 20 N 121 53 W / &tSftDotIotE
/  \ And there inside our private war / I died the night before
\__/ Sade
    Bosskey.net: Counter-Strike / http://www.bosskey.net/cs/
 A personal guide to Counter-Strike.




More information about the Python-list mailing list