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Schema Name and Database Name
Joined: Nov 19, 2000
Sep 07, 2004 09:26:00
I asked my supervisor the database name. He told me the schema name is "xxxx". Is schema name equivalent to the database name?
Joined: Aug 02, 2004
Sep 07, 2004 09:53:00
No. In a physical sense the word schema tends to mean a set of database objects (tables, etc.) owned by a specific user. A database may have several schemas.
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Joined: May 26, 2003
Sep 07, 2004 17:39:00
You didn't ask about this, but there are also nodes. A node may have several databases.
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