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How to list schemas and table in psql?

From: "Phillip J(dot) Allen" <paallen(at)attglobal(dot)net>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: How to list schemas and table in psql?
Date: 2003-01-10 00:50:49
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Hi all,

I just got the PG 7.3.1 installed and am now experimenting with 
schemas.  Now when I do a "\dt" in psql I only get a listing of tables 
in the current schema (public by default).

So how do I get a listing in psql for:

1. all the schemas that exist in the database
2. all the tables in all schemas

I just came over to postgresql about 1 1/2 years ago from MS ACCESS and 
now I am quite interested in schemas.  I am trying to determine if I 
want to put all my different databases into one big database under 
different schemas (it makes sense considering my various databases often 
use the same look-up/code table and keeping them all sincronized is a 
bit of a pain).  But before I go re-arranging all of my last years work 
I think it would be wise to evaluate all the ins-and-outs first.  No 
reason to make more problems for myself.


Phillip J. Allen
Consulting Geochemist/Geologist
Lima Peru
e-mail: paallen(at)attglobal(dot)net


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