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Re: How to display structure of a table

From: Chris Green <chris(at)areti(dot)co(dot)uk>
To: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: How to display structure of a table
Date: 2004-11-25 10:47:33
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On Thu, Nov 25, 2004 at 04:08:30PM +0530, Nageshwar Rao wrote:
>    I have created a table and would like to display the structure to find
>    out datatype and length.
>    Just like in Oracle describe table_name;

in psql:-


Basically the \d commands in psql give you much of what DESCRIBE does
for Oracle and mysql.  \? to see all the \ commands.

Chris Green (chris(at)areti(dot)co(dot)uk)

    "Never ascribe to malice, that which can be explained by incompetence."

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