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Message Posted: Thu, 18 Feb 2010 @ 15:27:52 GMT

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Subj:   Re: Data Type for a large table
From:   Barner, Eric

This begs an interesting question.

I get why integer math would be faster in general.

But if the decimal values have no digits to the right of the decimal place, i.e. Decimal(8,0) , how is it treated differently internally in Teradata when integer math could be substituted.


Eric W. Barner

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