Subject Re: [ib-support] Metadata check BEFORE alter
Author Paul Reeves
Ivan Prenosil wrote:

> > But how can I NOT alter the table (ie add a new field) if the field
> > exists ? (written as a SQL statement using iSQL IB6)
> If the field exists, you get error message and table will NOT be altered.
> isql script will continue after error.

Which is fine, but checking every error to see if it is a 'real' error is a


Paul Reeves
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