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ALTER RULE(7) PostgreSQL 10.1 Documentation ALTER RULE(7)

NAME

ALTER_RULE - change the definition of a rule

SYNOPSIS

ALTER RULE  name ON table_name RENAME TO new_name

DESCRIPTION

ALTER RULE changes properties of an existing rule. Currently, the only available action is to change the rule's name.
To use ALTER RULE, you must own the table or view that the rule applies to.

PARAMETERS

name
The name of an existing rule to alter.
table_name
The name (optionally schema-qualified) of the table or view that the rule applies to.
new_name
The new name for the rule.

EXAMPLES

To rename an existing rule:
 
ALTER RULE notify_all ON emp RENAME TO notify_me;

COMPATIBILITY

ALTER RULE is a PostgreSQL language extension, as is the entire query rewrite system.

SEE ALSO

CREATE RULE ( CREATE_RULE(7)), DROP RULE (DROP_RULE(7))
2017 PostgreSQL 10.1