Length/Values1 what do i put there.
this is a collumn in one of my tables its bigint so the number can get increased by alot. its a point system. it asks for length/values whn i edit the name of the column but i dont understand what to put there. i know the number can be like up to 1,000,000 or more i read that online. but do i put max number or max characters. cause if the max number was to 1,000 then id put the number 4 cause 1,000 is four or five with the comma. or do i pu t like 1,000,000 in the length/values feild?
i dont understand the reason im asking is becuase i dont know if i do it wrong maybe it will get messed up and have too many i dont know if it will allow too many considering its limited to a number but i dont understand if the length/values is the character ammount or the actual number ? please helps
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http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/numeric-types.html Use the language documentation before going to the forums please.
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Simply put... unsigned integers can be twice as high as signed integers, but unsigned integers can not have negative values.
Thus, a normal signed integer has the range:
2147483647While and unsigned normal integer has the range:
4294967295It has to do with how they …
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