Re: IEEE 754 support and implications

From: John Hurley <>
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 09:22:20 -0700 (PDT)
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# Oracle didn't put it there for no reason.


You have me totally confused. Are you answering questions or asking them?

AFAIK ... I have seen little adoption of this datatype "so far".

Arguing that it should be used unfortunately does not do much to get it used.

What does Tom Kyte say about it??? What does Steve F say about it???

If you are looking for a positive impact then those are some of the leading Oracle DBA/Developer evangelists. Received on Mon Aug 22 2011 - 11:22:20 CDT

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