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TRUNCATE -- empty a table
TRUNCATE [ TABLE ] name
The name of the table to be truncated.
Message returned if the table is successfully
TRUNCATE quickly removes all rows from
a table. It has the same effect as an unqualified DELETE but since it does not actually scan the
table it is faster. This is most useful on large tables.
TRUNCATE cannot be executed inside a
transaction block (BEGIN/COMMIT pair), because there is no way to roll it
Truncate the table bigtable:
TRUNCATE TABLE bigtable;
There is no TRUNCATE in