DROP USER SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - DROP USER - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-171K
Language
English (United States)

Drops the definition for an empty user from the Data Dictionary.

ANSI Compliance

This statement is a Teradata extension to the ANSI SQL:2011 standard.

DROP USER is functionally similar to the ANSI SQL:2011 statement DROP SCHEMA.

Required Privileges

You must have the DROP USER privilege on the user. The user that is being dropped cannot own other databases or users, and must be at the bottom of the database hierarchy.