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The RENAME SYNONYM statement (rename_synonym_statement) changes the name of a synonym.


Syntax Syntax

  1. <rename_synonym_statement> ::=
      RENAME [PUBLIC] SYNONYM <old_synonym_name> TO <new_synonym_name>
    <old_synonym_name> ::=
    <new_synonym_name> ::=
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The old synonym name old_synonym_name must have been generated by the current database user.

If PUBLIC is specified, the old synonym must be defined as PUBLIC.

A table of the current database user with the new synonym name (new_synonym_name) must not exist already.