Subject Re: [IBO] New sub-release 3.6 Ca
Author Jason Wharton
InterBase SQL parsing doesn't recognize a comma as a decimal separator
AFAIK. So, in the is case it sounds like a moot point. My parsers totally
ignore white space and I think most other parsers do the same.

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Andreas Pohl" <apohl@...>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, December 11, 2000 3:04 AM
Subject: Re: [IBO] New sub-release 3.6 Ca

> Comma has two meanings in IN() clause if you are using it in German
> layouts: list and decimal separator.
> Two avoid misunderstandings I teach my users to use spaces around comma
> numeric list entries. Without spaces comma is interpreted as decimal
> seperator.
> This rule is easy to understand for users and leads to correct results,
> Mit freundlichem Gruss & Best Regards
> Andreas Pohl
> apohl@...