Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: BDE in dialect 3?
Author Helen Borrie
At 01:24 PM 26/01/2004 +0000, you wrote:

>Well, yes. It's a much older application working with a new program.
>The new program is in dialect 3 but the older applicationis still
>working with BDE. It's not cost efficient enough to rewrite the
>older program, but it's necessary to change the guids to 15 digits.

Never use a number type for a guid - use varchar(16) character set OCTETS.