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Re: Table Meta-Data

From: "A(dot) Kretschmer" <andreas(dot)kretschmer(at)schollglas(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Table Meta-Data
Date: 2007-01-25 14:57:48
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am  Thu, dem 25.01.2007, um  7:38:35 -0600 mailte Greg Lindstrom folgendes:
> Hello,
> I am running Postgres 8.0 on a Gento Box and would like to access the 
> information about the tables in my database.  How do I access the column 
> names, data types, comments, etc?

Inside psql you can use \d table and some other commands, listed with

If you start psql with -E, you can see the underlaying SQL-commnds to
retrieve this informations.

Andreas Kretschmer
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