Comment

Adds a comment to an object within the database.

Synopsis

COMMENT ON
[
  [ DATABASE | INDEX | RULE | SEQUENCE | TABLE | TYPE | VIEW ] object_name |
  COLUMN table_name.column_name |
  FUNCTION func_name ( argument [, ...] ) |
  AGGREGATE aggr_func aggr_type |
  OPERATOR operator ( left_type , right_type ) |
  TRIGGER trigger_name ON table_name
] IS 'text'

Parameters

DATABASE | INDEX | RULE | SEQUENCE | TABLE | TYPE | VIEW

The type of database object that you are adding a comment to.

object_name

The name of the object (database, index, rule, sequence, table, type, or view) to which you are adding a comment.

COLUMN table_name.column_name

The complete column name (within the table table_name) you are adding a comment to.

FUNCTION func_name (argument [, ...] )

The name of the function on which you are commenting, specified also by the argument data types that it accepts.

AGGREGATE aggr_func aggr_type

The aggregate function name (and associated data type aggr_type, which it accepts) to which you are adding a comment.

OPERATOR operator ( left_type, right_type )

The name of the operator on which you are commenting (operator), further described by the data type it operates on to the left, and the data type it operates on to the right, separated by a comma, enclosed within parentheses. If either side is inapplicable, the NONE keyword may be used.

TRIGGER trigger_name ON table_name

The name of the trigger on which you are placing a comment, and the name of the table upon which the trigger is placed.

text

The actual ...

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