Decimal() instead of float?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Thu Nov 16 08:40:27 CET 2006

Hendrik van Rooyen wrote:

> Nothing wrong with doing that - its not as if you are going to arithmetic with
> them - adding my id to yours is generally not very useful...

internal rowid's are best treated as pointers, though.  they're more 
like memory addresses than labels.

(from a design perspective, it's not entirely obvious that it's a good 
idea to use rowid's to point *into* the database from the outside, but 
that's another story).


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