In the previous chapters, we dealt mostly with table fields. In this chapter, we will learn how to perform some operations that influence tables or databases as a whole. We will cover table attributes and how to modify them, and will also discuss multi-table operations.
Various links that enable table operations have been put together on the Operations subpage of the Table view. Here is an overview of this subpage:
During the lifetime of a table, it repeatedly gets modified; so, it continually grows and shrinks. Outages may occur on the server, leaving some tables in a damaged state.