Subject RE: [firebird-support] create table as select
Author Alan McDonald
> Fb2 has it already, in the "is [not] distinct from" operator, which is
> standard-compliant. In my view that's an example of listening to
> feature requests with the added grain of salt of implementing the
> feature in a standard-compliant way. I support this.
> BTW, other databases that allow the expression (null=null) to be true
> either aren't ANSI compliant or have a session-level switch to enable
> it (like MS-SQL's SET ANSI NULLS).
> Ciao
> --
> Nando Dessena

well I'm all for switches that make for more common sense. If MS can say "OK
that's the standards... but users want X so we'll give it to them", why
can't FB? Let teh standards compliant die-hards have their way but let the
bulk of users have their's as well.