Subject Re: reorganise id's (OT)
Author martinknappe
this may seem like a stupid question but when i declare a table field
in firebird as an integer, what is it internally by default? 64 or 32
bits? if 32 bits, how do i change that to 64 bits?

--- In, "Gary Benade" <gary@...> wrote:
> Quote from
> >So if you would feed a column with a Dialect 3 Generator, and you
> >insert 1000 rows per second, it would take roundabout 300 million
> >(!) before it rolls over. As it is pretty unlikely mankind will
still walk
> >on this planet by then (and still use Firebird databases), that's
> >to >be really worried about :-)
> They said the same thing when the decided on 512k ram! I bet in 300
> years some poor programmer maintaining a legacy banking app is going to
> google that and weep ;)