ALTER LANGUAGE

ALTER LANGUAGE

Changes the name of a procedural language.

Synopsis

ALTER LANGUAGE name RENAME TO newname
ALTER LANGUAGE name OWNER TO new_owner

Description

ALTER LANGUAGE changes the definition of a procedural language for a specific database. Definition changes supported include renaming the language or assigning a new owner. You must be superuser or the owner of the language to use ALTER LANGUAGE.

Parameters

name
Name of a language.
newname
The new name of the language.
new_owner
The new owner of the language.

Compatibility

There is no ALTER LANGUAGE statement in the SQL standard.