Re: So what's null then if it's not nothing?
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2005 10:59:48 GMT
mountain man wrote:
> "paul c" <toledobythesea_at_oohay.ac> wrote in message
>>mountain man wrote: >>>"paul c" <toledobythesea_at_oohay.ac> wrote in message >>>>Frank Hamersley wrote: >>>>>JOG wrote: >>>>>>michael_at_preece.net wrote:
> The technical implementation of the handling of null values
> within the different RDBMS and DBMS software vendors
> such as Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, etc are diverse, as are
> the various kinds of breakfast cereals.
I had (previously?) thought the angst in this issue was more driven by ppl being aggravated by the "apparently" non-sensical outcomes when NULL values appear in join elements and/or procedural code and lead to unexpected results (bugs).
Cheers, Frank. (Germany 06 Oi Oi Oi) Received on Wed Nov 23 2005 - 11:59:48 CET