- ShipZone: a text code indicating the "shipping zone", which is a shorthand way of estimating shipping cost multipliers for non-domestic delivery. The values are calculated in the clsShipZone class which is currently in shop.php and should eventually be broken out into a separate module for easier customization VBZ uses these codes:
- 2012-01-11 created, along with ref_country_alias, so that ultimately we can rigorously get rid of the country being shown in the address when it's the same as the shipping origin (in vbz's case, "United States").
<mysql>CREATE TABLE `ref_country` (
`ID` INT NOT NULL AUTO_INCREMENT, `Name` VARCHAR(63) NOT NULL, `ShipZone` VARCHAR(4) DEFAULT NULL, PRIMARY KEY(`ID`)
) ENGINE = MYISAM;</mysql>