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From Tim Dudgeon <tdudg...@informaticsmatters.com>
Subject Re: drop column functionality
Date Thu, 24 Aug 2006 13:15:25 GMT

Mike Matrigali wrote:
> I don't think performance should stop you from checking in this
> functionality.  As you say, for a number of users it won't
> matter at all, the big thing will be whether the functionality
> is there or not.  Worry about performance later.


> I am a little surprised as I thought the current system did not
> require this for drop.  Is it possible the test is measuring
> the time to both add and drop a column?

Yes, timings for add and drop columns is definitely separate.
Adding is fast, dropping is slow.


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