DROP SEQUENCE

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

DROP SEQUENCE - remove a sequence

 

SYNOPSIS

DROP SEQUENCE name [, ...] [ CASCADE | RESTRICT ]

 

DESCRIPTION

DROP SEQUENCE removes sequence number generators.  

PARAMETERS

name
The name (optionally schema-qualified) of a sequence.
CASCADE
Automatically drop objects that depend on the sequence.
RESTRICT
Refuse to drop the sequence if any objects depend on it. This is the default.
 

EXAMPLES

To remove the sequence serial:

DROP SEQUENCE serial;

 

COMPATIBILITY

DROP SEQUENCE conforms to the SQL standard, except that the standard only allows one sequence to be dropped per command.  

SEE ALSO

CREATE SEQUENCE [create_sequence(7)]


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
PARAMETERS
EXAMPLES
COMPATIBILITY
SEE ALSO

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