ALTER TYPE

Alter a user-defined type.

 

 

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where alter-action is:

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where method is:

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and where specific-method is:

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and method-specification is:

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and routine-attribute is:

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Usage

Embedded/Interactive/Module/ODBC/JDBC

Description

The ALTER TYPE statement is used to add method specifications to a type, or to drop method specifications from a type.

It is only the creator of a type that can alter it.

For information on method-specification, please see CREATE TYPE.

Restrictions

The restrictions for CREATE TYPE applies to ALTER TYPE also. (See CREATE TYPE.)

Standard Compliance

Standard

Compliance

Comments

SQL-2016

Features outside core

 

Alter a user-defined type.