495612 Jun 29, 2006 7:27 AM ( in response to 499230 ) Thanks Alish, Mine is 9.0.1version: I thought it was syntax error, but it is version conflict. The following examples rename a PRIMARY KEY constraint, a CHECK constraint and a FOREIGN KEY constraint. I was hoping the link would be more obvious when the "using index" was used since you can use the alter index command to rename the index in 8.1.7, but not the alter table … If you drop the primary key or unique constraint from a column on which a bitmap join index is defined, then Oracle … This occurs when Oracle decides an existing index is suitable for supporting the constraint. In addition, it invalidates all objects that depend on the renamed table such as views, stored procedures, function, and synonyms. Oracle supports naming primary key constraints, which makes it easier to read query plans. Every table must have at least one PRIMARY KEY constraint, or Oracle 11g doesn't allow the table to be created D. None of the above statements is correct. The 58 character limit above in code above is to account for the maximum size of constraint names (63bytes). Primary key is a type of constraint used in Oracle tables.A primary key is used to uniquely identify each row in a table.A primary key can consist of one or more fields on a table. This clause defines the group_id column in the suppliers table as a foreign key that references to the group_id column of the supplier_groups table.. E. Renaming constraints. I am using sys.con$ and sys.cdef$ to rename them and it works fine. While a table can have at most one (1) primary key, it can have one or more unique keys. CREATE TABLE table1 UNIQUE Specify UNIQUE to drop the unique constraint on the specified columns. B. Rename constraint I am trying to rename Oracle constraint name, the below code does not works. Some key constraints with system-generated names may have underlying indexes that are developer-designed. USE AdventureWorks2012; GO -- Return the current Primary Key, Foreign Key and Check constraints for the Employee table. ALTER CONSTRAINT C. MOVE D. NEW NAME E. None of the above commands can be used. Rename tables, columns and constraints in Oracle In more recent versions of Oracle you can rename tables, columns and constraints. Thank you Donald, Andrew, and James I am doing constraints renaming on an 8.1.7 database where 95% of the constraints have generated names. These are not modified. A. RENAME B. Note that you cannot roll back a RENAME statement once you executed it. How to rename a column, table in Oracle database. Which of the following commands can you use to rename a constraint? When you rename a table, Oracle automatically transfers indexes, constraints, and grants on the old table to the new one. When more than one fields are used as a primary key, the key is called a composite key. Re: Rename Constraint_name ? This finds all the tables where the primary key name is no longer the "default" pattern (_pkey) and creates a rename script for each. When renaming a constraint, the schema to which the constraint belongs must be specified. I tried the below SQL> CREATE TABLE DEPT1 AS SELECT * FROM SCOTT.DEPT ; SQL> CREATE TABLE EMP1 AS SELECT * FROM SCOTT.EMP ; SQL> ALTER TABLE DEPT1 2 ADD CONSTRAINT PK_DEPTNO1 PRIMARY KEY(DEPTNO) INITIALLY DEFERRED ; Table altered. This way, the constraint is enforced by Oracle. If you didn't do that, here's how to change the names later. So when do we use the SET CONSTRAINTS [/] DEFERRED. Please can you suggest a workaround or a correction.DROP TABLE B;DROP TABLE a;CREATE TABLE a (a clob);CREATE TABLE B (a number, CONSTRAINT PK_1 PRIMARY KEY… PRIMARY KEY Specify PRIMARY KEY to drop the primary key constraint of table. When Oracle decides an existing index is suitable for supporting the constraint is enforced by Oracle to read plans. 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