Forum: Ruby on Rails Single Table Inheritance using a boolean column

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E49c2e77533477d3c7107f029d9d4b09?d=identicon&s=25 (Guest)
on 2007-08-01 16:58
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Hi everybody,

Is it possible to use a boolean column to determine between classes
instead of a varchar one?
I need it because boolean is faster and takes up less space, and also
makes the SQL schema look better.

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