[unixODBC-support] Primary Keys in OpenOffice

Nick Gorham nick.gorham at easysoft.com
Thu Dec 30 21:32:38 GMT 2004


Eric Sharkey wrote:

>>Not in theory, but OO may be expecting to save the value for each row's 
>>primary key, and as a longvarchar could be a GB in size of each row, it 
>>seems a reasonable cop-out.
>>    
>>
>
>So, what's the way out, here?  Have my driver lie and say that it
>supports VARCHAR and silently map this to LONG VARCHAR and dump the
>length limit?
>  
>
Well, how long can your long varchar be ? is it unlimited in length, or 
maybe only 64k for example ?

-- 
Nick



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