What's the "generic" data type for varchar

There is a list of “generic” data type you can use in Liquibase, and the link is here:


According to the documentation, Liquibase can convert it to database specific implementation.

Is there a “generic” data type for varchar?

You can just use varchar. That is a sql standard that all databases should support. Liquibase does some conversion around oracle varchar2 for “varchar” as well.