DROP PUBLICATION

DROP PUBLICATION — remove a publication

Synopsis

DROP PUBLICATION [ IF EXISTS ] name [, ...] [ CASCADE | RESTRICT ]

Description

DROP PUBLICATION removes an existing publication from the database.

A publication can only be dropped by its owner or a superuser.

Parameters

  • IF EXISTS

    • Do not throw an error if the publication does not exist. A notice is issued in this case.
  • name

    • The name of an existing publication.
  • CASCADE
    RESTRICT

    • These key words do not have any effect, since there are no dependencies on publications.

Examples

Drop a publication:

DROP PUBLICATION mypublication;

Compatibility

DROP PUBLICATION is a PostgreSQL extension.

See Also

CREATE PUBLICATION, ALTER PUBLICATION