BIT_LENGTH()

Overview

Returns the length of the given string argument in bits.

EXAMPLES

CREATE TABLE bitlen_example (
  example BIGINT
);
INSERT INTO bitlen_example VALUES
  (42), (101), (99), (13), (64), (86);
SELECT BIN(example), BIT_LENGTH(example)
  FROM bitlen_example;
+--------------+---------------------+
| BIN(example) | BIT_LENGTH(example) |
+--------------+---------------------+
| 101010       |                  16 |
| 1100101      |                  24 |
| 1100011      |                  16 |
| 1101         |                  16 |
| 1000000      |                  16 |
| 1010110      |                  16 |
+--------------+---------------------+

CHANGE HISTORY

Release Series

History

10.6 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.6.4-1.

10.6 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.6.0.

10.5 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.5.3-1.

10.5 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.5.0.

10.4 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.4.6-1.

10.4 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.4.0.

10.3 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.3.16-1.

10.3 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.3.0.

10.2 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.2.25-1.

10.2 Community

  • Present starting in MariaDB Community Server 10.2.0.

Release Series

History

10.6 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.6.4-1.

10.5 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.5.3-1.

10.4 Enterprise

  • Present starting in MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.4.6-1.

EXTERNAL REFERENCES