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|DAT file seems rather large.|
|Fri, Aug 31 2007 12:45 AM||Permanent Link|
I have a historic transaction table containing 29 fields. Now looking at some clients data
of this table, they have 52,802 records which is fine, but the filesize of this tables
.DAT file is 31.4MB before and after optimisation. Does this sound correct? Just sounds
quite big to me.
|Fri, Aug 31 2007 1:57 AM||Permanent Link|
That's an average of 20 bytes per field. If you have many char fields it
"P.Read" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I have a historic transaction table containing 29 fields. Now looking at
> some clients data
> of this table, they have 52,802 records which is fine, but the filesize of
> this tables
> DAT file is 31.4MB before and after optimisation. Does this sound correct?
> Just sounds
> quite big to me.
|Fri, Aug 31 2007 2:48 AM||Permanent Link|
Thanks Uffe, I just wanted someones opinion and doing math, your right,
that's pretty good, plus the backup file is so well compressed there's
no issue at all,