NATIONAL VARCHAR

Overview

Variable-length string of specific character set with limit up to 65,535 bytes.

See also: Data Types in 10.6 ES, in 10.5 ES, and in 10.4 ES

DETAILS

SYNONYMS

The following are synonyms for NATIONAL VARCHAR:

  • NATIONAL CHAR VARYING

  • NATIONAL CHARACTER VARYING

  • NATIONAL VARCHARACTER

  • NCHAR VARCHAR

  • NCHAR VARCHARACTER

  • NCHAR VARYING

  • NVARCHAR

EXAMPLES

CREATE TABLE national_varchar_example (
  example NATIONAL VARCHAR(32)
);
SHOW CREATE TABLE national_varchar_example\G
*************************** 1. row ***************************
       Table: national_varchar_example
Create Table: CREATE TABLE `national_varchar_example` (
  `example` varchar(32) CHARACTER SET utf8 DEFAULT NULL
) ENGINE=InnoDB DEFAULT CHARSET=latin1

CHANGE HISTORY

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