RDBPROD: Using the LIKE Predicate on CHAR versus VARCHAR Datatypes (Doc ID 67413.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.0 and later
HP OpenVMS VAX
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha

Goal

Does the LIKE operator return the same results when either CHAR or VARCHAR datatypes are used to store the data?

Solution

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