Subject Re: [firebird-support] Plan natural in select count()....
Author Dimitry Sibiryakov
> Does it make any difference (in speed) as to what field of a table you
> count?


> If you only want the number of records is there any point in doing anything
> else than
> select count(*) from table

No. But ask yourself what you need this number of records for. Just
to say "I'm great, I have a table with 4 millions of records"?