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ALTER USER(7) PostgreSQL 9.6.5 Documentation ALTER USER(7)

NAME

ALTER_USER - change a database role

SYNOPSIS

ALTER USER  role_specification [ WITH ] option [ ... ]
where option can be:
SUPERUSER | NOSUPERUSER | CREATEDB | NOCREATEDB | CREATEROLE | NOCREATEROLE | INHERIT | NOINHERIT | LOGIN | NOLOGIN | REPLICATION | NOREPLICATION | BYPASSRLS | NOBYPASSRLS | CONNECTION LIMIT connlimit | [ ENCRYPTED | UNENCRYPTED ] PASSWORD ' password' | VALID UNTIL ' timestamp'
ALTER USER name RENAME TO new_name
ALTER USER { role_specification | ALL } [ IN DATABASE database_name ] SET configuration_parameter { TO | = } { value | DEFAULT } ALTER USER { role_specification | ALL } [ IN DATABASE database_name ] SET configuration_parameter FROM CURRENT ALTER USER { role_specification | ALL } [ IN DATABASE database_name ] RESET configuration_parameter ALTER USER { role_specification | ALL } [ IN DATABASE database_name ] RESET ALL
where role_specification can be:
[ GROUP ] role_name | CURRENT_USER | SESSION_USER

DESCRIPTION

ALTER USER is now an alias for ALTER ROLE ( ALTER_ROLE(7)).

COMPATIBILITY

The ALTER USER statement is a PostgreSQL extension. The SQL standard leaves the definition of users to the implementation.

SEE ALSO

ALTER ROLE ( ALTER_ROLE(7))
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