Subject RE: [firebird-support] Determining the dependencies of data in aFirebird database
Author Peter Ypenburg
Peter Ypenburg wrote:
> Hi All,
> Has anybody written a SQL that will bring back the dependencies of data in
> the tables structure in a database.

Ann answered:
>Well, the engine has code for that purpose... not SQL yet, but similar.
> The information is stored in the system tables and you may need to
>look at several. RDB$DEPENDENCIES may be enough. If not, try combining
>RDB$CHECK_CONSTRAINTS. Browsing through those tables should give you
>enough hints to start...



Peter Ypenburg writes:

Does any one have a guide that I can use as a quick reference to what the
data in the above tables that Ann mentioned means. I have looked at them and
with some puzzling I am sure I will figure it out. It would be great to
check my thinking against documentation or code snippets.

Thank you.

Peter Ypenburg
AGM: Product Development
Barloworld Optimus
Tel +2711 286 1587 Fax +2711 286 1630 Cell +2782 789 9167


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