[thesite] Voting Application - initial DB ideas

Warden, Matt mwarden at mattwarden.com
Wed Jan 30 22:49:00 CST 2002

On Jan 31, isaac had something to say about RE: [thesite] Voting...

>> pretty much. you probably want to avoid memo tho.
>What does mysql use for something that needs more than 255 chars (i.e., a
>couple paragraphs of description and links to archive postings, etc)?
>(I won't need to know for this particular project, but I'm curious anyway).

TEXT fields: LONGTEXT (2^32 chars), MEDIUMTEXT (2^??? chars), TEXT (2^16

probably easy to find the size on MEDIUMTEXT on mysql.com if i weren't so


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