|The PostgreSQL 9.0 Reference Manual - Volume 1B - SQL Command Reference
by The PostgreSQL Global Development Group
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1.89 DROP OWNED
DROP OWNED -- remove database objects owned by a database role
DROP OWNED BY name [, ...] [ CASCADE | RESTRICT ]
DROP OWNED drops all the objects in the current
database that are owned by one of the specified roles. Any
privileges granted to the given roles on objects in the current
database will also be revoked.
- The name of a role whose objects will be dropped, and whose privileges will be revoked.
- Automatically drop objects that depend on the affected objects.
- Refuse to drop the objects owned by a role if any other database objects depend on one of the affected objects. This is the default.
DROP OWNED is often used to prepare for the
removal of one or more roles. Because
only affects the objects in the current database, it is usually
necessary to execute this command in each database that contains
objects owned by a role that is to be removed.
CASCADE option might make the command
recurse to objects owned by other users.
REASSIGN OWNED command is an alternative that
reassigns the ownership of all the database objects owned by one or
Databases owned by the role(s) will not be removed.
DROP OWNED statement is a
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