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DROP VIEW - remove a view
DROP VIEW [ IF EXISTS ] name [, ...] [ CASCADE | RESTRICT ]
DROP VIEW drops an existing view. To execute this command you must be
the owner of the view.
Do not throw an error if the view does not exist. A notice is
issued in this case.
name The name (optionally schema-qualified) of the view to remove.
Automatically drop objects that depend on the view (such as
Refuse to drop the view if any objects depend on it. This is the
This command will remove the view called kinds:
DROP VIEW kinds;
This command conforms to the SQL standard, except that the standard
only allows one view to be dropped per command, and apart from the IF
EXISTS option, which is a PostgreSQL extension.
CREATE VIEW [create_view(7)]