Subject Re: [firebird-support] Highly variable text data
Author Ann W. Harrison
Chad Z. Hower wrote:
> :: ... A varchar will use its
> :: declared length plus two bytes in a network transfer (I
> :: think - there's been talk about changing that and I don't
> :: know the current status),
> When you say talk of changingg this - to what? Storing the full length?

Heavens no! Sending the compressed version.