[development] Extend database abstraction layer, to include table creation.

Richard Morse remorse at partners.org
Thu May 11 20:16:36 UTC 2006

On May 11, 2006, at 3:36 PM, Karoly Negyesi wrote:

> On Thu, 11 May 2006 20:31:32 +0200, Adrian Rossouw  
> <adrian at bryght.com> wrote:
>> 1. db_create_table($tablename, $columns); // columns is an  
>> associative array with the 'name' => 'type'
> Ah yes. And between 'character variable' of postgres and 'varchar'  
> of mysql, which one ?

The last time I checked (about two or three days ago?), PostgreSQL  
accepted column definitions using 'varchar' just fine...

According to
varchar is an alias for character varying.

Now, there might be problems with blob fields...


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