DDS TEXT() keyword replaced by the SQL
MYCOL1 text is 'My Column';

DDS COLHDG() keyword replaced by the SQL
MYCOL1 is 'My Column';

Note that the above would give you a two line column heading...It's a fixed
format 60 character label. Each 20 characters is a separate line.


On Tue, Sep 1, 2015 at 11:14 AM, Buzz Fenner <bfenner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

I've looked through the manual and I'm probably overlooking this, but what
is the method for adding a description to a field during table creation or
alteration, much like using the TEXT('xxx') keyword for DDS physical files?

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