if i've got a table that has posts with fixed lenght, Will mySQL count the backslashes as figures?
Basically store within the title column a MySQL steered clear of value like :
Will MySQL work in the quote?
No, escape figures don't add the size of
varchar string, because escape figures aren't saved whatsoever.
CREATE TABLE a (name char(5)); INSERT INTO a VALUES ('1234567890'); INSERT INTO a VALUES ('12\'345678'); SELECT * FROM a; +-------+ | name | +-------+ | 12345 | | 12'34 | +-------+ 2 rows in set (0.00 sec)