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From Daniel John Debrunner <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Should getTableTypes() return GLOBAL TEMPORARY as a tab;e type?
Date Mon, 13 Aug 2007 16:14:35 GMT
Daniel John Debrunner wrote:
> Kathey Marsden wrote:
>> In looking at DERBY-3000 it occurred to me that perhaps we should 
>> return GLOBAL TEMPORARY in getTableTypes() or is there a reason that 
>> we do not?
> Why would we?
> getTableTypes(): Retrieves the table types available in this database.

Sorry, always get confused that 'global' tempoary tables are not what I 
would call global (to me global would mean available outside of the 

However, Derby's GLOBAL TEMPORARY tables do not appear in JDBC meta data 
so probably getTableTypes() should not return them.


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