Strings (was: Re: are Mnesia tables immutable?)
Thu Jul 6 12:55:25 CEST 2006
--- Robert Virding <> wrote:
> [lots of good stuff]
I mainly agree with your points. My only caveat here
is that strings with an implicit encoding run the
risk of that encoding being inadvertently forgotten --
for example, when storing them in a database, changing
maintainers/developers, changing specification
version, sending strings between nodes, ...
But that problem can perhaps (and hopefully) be solved
with appropriate libraries, rather than some sort of
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