Available in versions: Dev (3.20) | Latest (3.19) | 3.18 | 3.17 | 3.16 | 3.15 | 3.14 | 3.13

ALTER TYPE .. RENAME

Applies to ✅ Open Source Edition   ✅ Express Edition   ✅ Professional Edition   ✅ Enterprise Edition

Like most object types, types can be renamed. This is independent of the object type:

// Renaming the type
create.alterType("old_type").renameTo("new_type").execute();

Dialect support

This example using jOOQ:

alterType("old").renameTo("new")

Translates to the following dialect specific expressions:

Aurora Postgres, CockroachDB, Postgres

ALTER TYPE old RENAME TO new

ASE, Access, Aurora MySQL, BigQuery, DB2, Derby, DuckDB, Exasol, Firebird, H2, HSQLDB, Hana, Informix, MariaDB, MemSQL, MySQL, Oracle, Redshift, SQLDataWarehouse, SQLServer, SQLite, Snowflake, Sybase, Teradata, Trino, Vertica, YugabyteDB

/* UNSUPPORTED */

(These are currently generated with jOOQ 3.20, see #10141), or translate your own on our website

Feedback

Do you have any feedback about this page? We'd love to hear it!

The jOOQ Logo