SQL Class Reference¶
These topics provide reference information for Snowflake classes. A class is an extensible object type that encapsulates object data and code.
All classes support the following SQL operations:
CREATE: Creates an instance of the specified class, providing parameters if required. The instance is stored, under a name you specify, in a schema.
DROP: Deletes an instance of the specified class.
SHOW: Shows a list of instances of the specified class.
An instance of a class can have one or more methods. A method is a stored procedure or function and can be called by
using the instance name and method name, and arguments (if any) required by the method. For example,
Updating Your Search Path¶
You can add the schema for classes you use frequently to your search path to save typing and make your SQL statements more concise. For more information about updating your search path, see Update Your Search Path.