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Re: SQL Humor

From: Roy Hann <specially_at_processed.almost.meat>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2005 11:03:42 +0100
Message-ID: <_OCdnU45mvekMpjeRVnyvw@pipex.net>

"AK" <AK_TIREDOFSPAM_at_hotmail.COM> wrote in message news:1124396559.557686.77080_at_g43g2000cwa.googlegroups.com...
> >> > storage may not be much, but you also need to write queries that
> > retrieve that extra 2 bytes. It's not just disk space; it's also
> > memory and CPU.

> How much performance difference does it really make?
> <<
>
> beleive me or not, in some cases it's 100% or more

I simply don't believe you. I don't believe the difference can be 100%. I certainly don't believe it can be more. And I don't believe you can even measure what difference there is. And even if I did believe all that, I don't believe it is anything but a bug in your software.

So I 100% don't believe you. However, I am willing to be persuaded by proof.

Roy Received on Fri Aug 19 2005 - 05:03:42 CDT

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