Vertica Analytics Platform Version 9.2.x Documentation

RELEASE SAVEPOINT

Destroys a savepoint without undoing the effects of commands executed after the savepoint was established.

Syntax

RELEASE [ SAVEPOINT ] savepoint_name

Parameters

savepoint_name

Specifies the name of the savepoint to destroy.

Privileges

None

Notes

Once destroyed, the savepoint is unavailable as a rollback point.

Example

The following example establishes and then destroys a savepoint called my_savepoint. The values 101 and 102 are both inserted at commit.

=> INSERT INTO product_key VALUES (101);
=> SAVEPOINT my_savepoint;
=> INSERT INTO product_key VALUES (102);
=> RELEASE SAVEPOINT my_savepoint;
=> COMMIT;