Re: Insert Statement

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Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2008 20:31:50 +0100
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On Thu, 06 Nov 2008 19:16:29 +0100, Thomas Kellerer <> wrote:

>sybrandb wrote on 06.11.2008 17:12:
>> What part of the sentence 'SQL does not know the boolean datatype' you
>> don't understand?
>Maybe because it's simply not true?
>The ANSI standard (99) *does* specify the BOOLEAN datype. So the correct answer
>is "Oracle SQL does not support the boolean datatype"

'The' standard used to have several levels of compliance. Oracle SQL has never supported the boolean datatype, which the OP could easily have verified from the SQL reference manual. As the OP for years prefers bothering newsgroups with redundant questions instead of reading the manual or even verifying the manual my comment is QUITE justified.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Thu Nov 06 2008 - 13:31:50 CST

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