Character String Data Types

This section contains the reference documentation for the character string data types built into Splice Machine SQL:

Data Type Description

The CHAR data type provides for fixed-length storage of strings.


The LONG VARCHAR type allows storage of character strings with a maximum length of 32,700 characters. It is identical to VARCHAR, except that you cannot specify a maximum length when creating columns of this type.

VARCHAR The VARCHAR data type provides for variable-length storage of strings.

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