Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Re: Record Encoding
Author Jim Starkey
Svend Meyland Nicolaisen wrote:

>I totally agree. But I suspect that in most cases the database developer
>knows whether th data of a specific blob column can be compressed or not. So
>I see no reason why it shouldn't be up to the database developer to specify
>whether the BLOB data of a column should be compressed or not.
I think we had pretty much agreed that someone who wanted to do blob
seeks could request that blobs be stored non-compressed. It isn't much
of stretch to let people specify the same option for other purposes.


Jim Starkey
Netfrastructure, Inc.
978 526-1376