<div dir="ltr"><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 10:17 AM, Meir Guttman <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:meir@guttman.co.il" target="_blank">meir@guttman.co.il</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">


<div link="blue" vlink="purple" lang="EN-US"><div><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1f497d">Hey folks!<u></u><u></u></span></p><p class="MsoNormal">


<span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1f497d">For any of you also considering an &quot;ENUM&quot; type in a DBMS, in particular (and in fact only in) MySQL, you are encouraged to rethink it, based on the post &quot;8 Reasons Why MySQL&#39;s ENUM Data Type Is Evil&quot; at <a href="http://komlenic.com/244/8-reasons-why-mysqls-enum-data-type-is-evil/" target="_blank">http://komlenic.com/244/8-reasons-why-mysqls-enum-data-type-is-evil/</a>.<u></u><u></u></span></p>


<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1f497d">Have fun!<span><font color="#888888"><u></u><u></u></font></span></span></p><span><font color="#888888"><p class="MsoNormal">


<span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1f497d">Meir</span></p></font></span></div></div></blockquote><div><br>Thanks! :)<br><br></div></div></div>