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From Danny Angus <Danny_An...@slc.co.uk>
Subject RE: Status, Release Candidates and Derby
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2005 09:04:32 GMT

> A better datatype would be CLOB, then you could have up to 2Gb character
> I don't believe this would require any application changes (moving to a

> We've seen some odd behavior dealing with CLOBs with some drivers, hence
> useBlob vs useBytes attibute in sqlResources.  Would that apply here?

IIRC there could be issues relating to the character encoding used in the
CLOB or the stream it is exposed as, mail is notorious in its ability to
mix encodings within a single message, a BLOB is more "raw" than a CLOB
which presupposes that it contains characters. This may explain our
historic choice of BLOB vs CLOB, or it may be wrong.

Field size for this is worth knowing about though, James would need to have
db field size >= max allowed message size.


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