sqlite3 already includes the ability to define the width manually with the
.width command. I was hoping that there might be a way to use the defined
string length as part of the default when .width is not used.
> Nothing to stop you adding some code to the sqlite3 CLI program to have
> extra commands, allowing you to define column widths for display purposes.
> sqlite3> .colwidth xxxxx 27
> where xxxxx is the name of a column in some table.
> Cheers -- Tim