Manual Reference Pages  - DROP TABLESPACE ()

NAME

DROP TABLESPACE - remove a tablespace

CONTENTS

Synopsis

SYNOPSIS

DROP TABLESPACE tablespacename

DESCRIPTION

DROP TABLESPACE removes a tablespace from the system.

A tablespace can only be dropped by its owner or a superuser. The tablespace must be empty of all database objects before it can be dropped. It is possible that objects in other databases may still reside in the tablespace even if no objects in the current database are using the tablespace.

PARAMETERS

tablespacename
  The name of a tablespace.

EXAMPLES

To remove tablespace mystuff from the system:

DROP TABLESPACE mystuff;

COMPATIBILITY

DROP TABLESPACE is a PostgreSQL extension.

SEE ALSO

CREATE TABLESPACE [create_tablespace(7)], ALTER TABLESPACE [alter_tablespace(l)]


SQL - Language Statements DROP TABLESPACE () 2010-12-14
blog comments powered by Disqus