Comments on: What Data Type is Returned by a Mathematical Function?http://www.pythian.com/blog/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function/ Official Pythian Blog - Love Your DataWed, 02 Sep 2015 07:50:24 +0000hourly1http://wordpress.org/?v=4.3By: What Data Type is Returned by a Mathematical Function? « I’m just a simple DBA on a complex production systemhttp://www.pythian.com/blog/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function/#comment-272668 Sat, 06 Sep 2008 02:24:19 +0000http://www.pythian.com/blogs/1184/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function#comment-272668[…] by a Mathematical Function? September 6, 2008 Filed under: tips — prodlife @ 2:24 am This question was asked last week byÂ Nicklas Westerlund. His attempts to answer the question are fascinating and […] ]]>By: Nicklas Westerlundhttp://www.pythian.com/blog/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function/#comment-266121 Thu, 28 Aug 2008 07:42:13 +0000http://www.pythian.com/blogs/1184/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function#comment-266121Thanks. Especially –column-type-info is very handy, I already like that option. ]]>By: Roland Boumanhttp://www.pythian.com/blog/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function/#comment-266006 Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:30:49 +0000http://www.pythian.com/blogs/1184/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function#comment-266006Especially, look at Sergei’s comment to that blog post:

“You can also start mysql command line client with â€“column-type-info (-T in old versions). Itâ€™ll show correct values as reported by the protocol.”

]]>By: Joe Izenmanhttp://www.pythian.com/blog/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function/#comment-265970 Wed, 27 Aug 2008 22:46:27 +0000http://www.pythian.com/blogs/1184/what-data-type-is-returned-by-a-mathematical-function#comment-265970Baron just posted on this very subject not two weeks ago (and I happened to be reading it today, which is why I remember):