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Flexible decimal precision

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Hello,

I’ve had decimal precision crop up quite a few times as a problem, where the client would prefer more or less precision than 8 decimal places.

While we can simulate less precision, more precision cannot be done without saving on strings (which is inefficient). After having a look at the database tables, decimal columns use numeric types in postgress which can go to 16383 decimal point precision. Altering the table locally also works fine.

Could we have a choice on decimal precision, and potentially precision before the decimal point?

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This would be awesome. In addition, it would be great if the default client and default database settings would be equal on decimal precission. At the moment they are not.

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