This type describes the
Description. The attribute storage format can be either fixed or variable.
Enumeration values. Possible values are shown, along with descriptions, in the following table:
Table 2.8 Column object ArrayType data type values and descriptions
||stored as a fixed number of bytes|
||stored as a variable number of bytes; uses 1 byte overhead|
||stored as a variable number of bytes; uses 2 bytes overhead|
The fixed storage format is faster but also generally requires
more space than the variable format. The default is
ArrayTypeFixed for others. The
default is usually sufficient.