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NAME

       ALTER TYPE - change the definition of a type

SYNOPSIS

       ALTER TYPE name OWNER TO new_owner

DESCRIPTION

       ALTER  TYPE  changes  the  definition  of  an  existing type.  The only
       currently available capability is changing the owner of a type.

PARAMETERS

       name   The name (possibly schema-qualified)  of  an  existing  type  to
              alter.

       new_owner
              The  user  name  of  the  new  owner of the type.  You must be a
              superuser to change a type’s owner.

EXAMPLES

       To change the owner of the user-defined type email to joe:

       ALTER TYPE email OWNER TO joe;

COMPATIBILITY

       There is no ALTER TYPE statement in the SQL standard.