DESCRIBE DYNAMIC TABLE

Describes the columns in a dynamic table.

DESCRIBE can be abbreviated to DESC.

See also:

CREATE DYNAMIC TABLE, ALTER DYNAMIC TABLE, DROP DYNAMIC TABLE, SHOW DYNAMIC TABLES

Syntax

DESC[RIBE] DYNAMIC TABLE <name>
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Parameters

name

Specifies the identifier for the dynamic table to describe. If the identifier contains spaces or special characters, the entire string must be enclosed in double quotes. Identifiers enclosed in double quotes are also case-sensitive.

Usage Notes

  • To DESCRIBE a dynamic table, you must be using a role that has MONITOR privilege on the table.

  • To post-process the output of this command, you can use the RESULT_SCAN function, which treats the output as a table that can be queried.

Examples

Describe the columns in the dynamic table named product:

DESC DYNAMIC TABLE product;
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