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SQL question : changing the string size of a column
Joined: Nov 18, 2002
Jun 11, 2003 14:20:00
I have a table that is already created and filled with data. One of the column is a VARCHAR(20)
and I'd like to change it now to something bigger VARCHAR(300).
What is the SQL command to do it ??
Sam<p>"Life is difficult"<br /> -Scott Peck-</p>
Joined: May 22, 2002
Jun 11, 2003 16:16:00
This is how it's done in Oracle:
alter table your_table modify the_column varchar2(300);
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