SHOW DATABASES Command: New Column in Output


This behavior change is in the 2023_03 bundle.

For the current status of the bundle, refer to Bundle History.

The SHOW DATABASES command output includes a KIND column. The column is added to support future functionality.


This column does not exist.


This column is displayed and specifies one of the following values:

  • STANDARD: Specifies a normal database.

  • IMPORTED DATABASE: Specifies a database that is created from a share.

Ref: 1021