Subject Re: [IBO] info on database design
Author Tom Deprez
>Ah, 64 Bits are somewhat a very large number (Exactly
>18.446.744.073.709.551.616). To store a table with only two columns (the PK
>and the Date) you would need (naively calculated) 16 bytes per row and
>therefore 274.877.906.944 GB (millions of Terrabyte!!) onto your harddrive
>would require several hundreds of Terrabytes before you reach the end of the
>generator. Don't you think that this is enough?

Gliph, yes that should be enough :-)

Again, thanks all for bringing back my feet on the ground :-)


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