DROP RULE

Section: SQL Commands ()
Updated: 2008-01-03
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NAME

DROP RULE - remove a rewrite rule

 

SYNOPSIS

DROP RULE name ON relation [ CASCADE | RESTRICT ]

 

DESCRIPTION

DROP RULE drops a rewrite rule.  

PARAMETERS

name
The name of the rule to drop.
relation
The name (optionally schema-qualified) of the table or view that the rule applies to.
CASCADE
Automatically drop objects that depend on the rule.
RESTRICT
Refuse to drop the rule if any objects depend on it. This is the default.
 

EXAMPLES

To drop the rewrite rule newrule:

DROP RULE newrule ON mytable;

 

COMPATIBILITY

There is no DROP RULE statement in the SQL standard.  

SEE ALSO

CREATE RULE [create_rule(7)]


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
PARAMETERS
EXAMPLES
COMPATIBILITY
SEE ALSO

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