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From: Ezra Van Everbroeck <ezra at snow dot ucsd dot edu>
Subject: Re: ct_describe produces surprising output
Date: Nov 25 1997 9:01PM
On Tue, 25 Nov 1997, Craig Jackson wrote:
> > max(length($colname)+2, $colsize+1)
> Looks like it's actually defined as "The number of characters ISQL should
> reserve for printing this column"
Thanks a lot for the information. Is there some other way in which I can
find out the maximum number of characters that can be put in a field? I want
to use those values to automatically limit the length of input boxes on a
web form - so, without having to hardcode these values into the program.
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