Subject Re: [ib-support] shortint / short integer / 8-bit integer ?
Author Ann W. Harrison
At 12:41 PM 3/13/2001 +0000, georg_ritter@... wrote:

>using IB 6.01, I am trying to store an unsigned 8-bit integer (values
>0-255) in the database.

There is a character set called "octet" that is an array of
unsigned binary bytes. Like all the character sets, it is
largely undocumented.

(How do you store a 0 so it appears as a 48? Sounds as
if your intermediate layers are doing you an unwanted favor.)


We have answers.