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Re: Is there a size limit on tuple or a field in tuple?
Jonathan Coveney 2013-02-07, 15:46
A tuple must fit in memory. That is the only bound.
2013/2/6 Dexin Wang <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>

> I'm writing a UDF of my own that would produce tuples, each tuple has a
> string field that could be real large. I did a quick test and the current
> size of the field is 146,447 characters and it doesn't seem to have any
> problem. But my result could be larger than that.
>
> Is there any size beyond which something would break?
>
> Thanks.
>