Names: Overview

Names identify objects and functions. The following list contains names that are frequently used in the syntax description of the SQL statements.

Name

Alias Name

alias_name

Column Name

column_name

Constraint-Name

constraint_name

Name of a Database Function (dbfunction_name)

dbfunction_name

Name of a Database Procedure (dbfunction_name)

dbproc_name

Domain Name

domain_name

Functions

function_spec

Index Name

index_name

Indicator Name

indicator_name

Mapchar Set Name

mapchar_set_name

Parameter Name

parameter_name

Password

password

Reference Name

reference_name

Name of a Referential Constraint

referential_constraint_name

Result Table Name

result_table_name

Role Name

role_name

Schema Name

schema_name

Sequence Name

sequence_name

Set Function Name

set_function_name

Synonym Name

synonym_name

Table Name

table_name

Trigger Name

trigger_name

User Name

user_name

Explanation

For all names consisting of several identifiers that are separated by a ".", any number of blanks can be specified before and after the dot.

See also:

Functions: Overview

Syntax List