Month: September 2008

..contributing to IT in London since 2002..

MS SQL Anomalies 3

For those who are still using ancient data types such as CHAR be carefull if you are also using REPLACE function in MS SQL servers: Let’s test VARCHAR and CHAR fields on a simple table like the following:

The output is: (version MS SQL Server 2000) As usual, Microsoft developers are full of surprises!