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From Francois Orsini <francois.ors...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: boolean type
Date Tue, 09 Aug 2005 00:52:21 GMT
Boolean column type is ANSI SQL-99 - if support is already there and
assuming there is no known issues (none in  JIRA at least), then it
would be good to see it back from the grave. Just IMHO.

On 8/8/05, Kathey Marsden <kmarsdenderby@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> Rick Hillegas wrote:
> 
> > Hi Slavic,
> >
> > Thanks for bringing up this issue. Derby internally supports boolean
> > types but does not let users declare boolean typed columns. I have
> > logged an enhancment request (499) to track this issue. For the
> > moment, you can kludge around this problem by creating columns of type
> > CHAR(1).
> 
> 
> Maybe SMALLINT  would be a good option for use with getBoolean(). A
> value of 1 will return true.
> 
> Here are  two relevant mails on this issue:
> 
> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/db-derby-user/200412.mbox/%3c41C052AB.4050804@debrunners.com%3e
> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/db-derby-user/200412.mbox/%3c41C05249.9060500@debrunners.com%3e
> 
> >
> 
> 
>

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