15.10 - table_name - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.10
created_date
December 2015
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1144-151K

Name of the base table or queue table to be dropped.

The table_name specification cannot identify a journal table.

If the table to be dropped has triggers, hash indexes, or join indexes associated with it, you must first drop those triggers, hash indexes, and join indexes else the request aborts.

database_name
user_name
Name of the containing database or user for the specified base table or queue table.
This specification is required only if the table to be dropped is contained in a different database than the current database.

Example: Dropping a Table

This request drops a table named order_ids.

     DROP TABLE order_ids;