Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: Descriptions of tables and columns
Author Daniel Rail

At June 24, 2003, 11:32, normandunbar wrote:
> thanks for that heads up. I was just a bit loath to directly update
> the system tables, but if 'everyone else' is doing it, I suppose I'm
> ok then.

For the moment, it's the only way to modify that field
(RDB$DESCRIPTION) in the system tables.

There has been talks to add some commands, so they can be updated via
DDL, in a future version of FB(2.0 or later).

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior System Engineer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (