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GRANT

Use the GRANT command to grant specific privileges to a user.

Syntax

Grant database privileges to a user.

GRANT {{CONNECT | CREATE}[, ...]| ALL [PRIVILEGES]} 
ON DATABASE database_name [, ...]
TO user_name [WITH GRANT OPTION] [GRANTED BY user_name];

Grant schema privileges to a user.

GRANT {CREATE | ALL [PRIVILEGES]} 
ON SCHEMA schema_name [, ...]
TO user_name [WITH GRANT OPTION] [GRANTED BY user_name];

Grant table privileges to a user.

GRANT {{CREATE | SELECT | UPDATE | INSERT | DELETE} [, ...]| ALL [PRIVILEGES]} 
ON { TABLE table_name [, ...]
| ALL TABLES IN SCHEMA schema_name [, ...] }
TO user_name [WITH GRANT OPTION] [GRANTED BY user_name];

For sources and materialized views, only the SELECT privilege can be assigned and revoked.

Grant source privileges to a user.

GRANT { SELECT | ALL [PRIVILEGES]} 
ON { source_or_table_name [, ...]
| ALL SOURCES IN SCHEMA schema_name [, ...] }
TO user_name [WITH GRANT OPTION] [GRANTED BY user_name];

Grant materialized view privileges to a user.

GRANT {SELECT | ALL [PRIVILEGES]} 
ON {MATERIALIZED VIEW mv_name [, ...]
| ALL MATERIALIZED VIEWS IN SCHEMA schema_name [, ...] }
TO user_name [WITH GRANT OPTION] [GRANTED BY user_name];

Parameters

Parameter or clauseDescription
WITH GRANT OPTION clauseThe WITH GRANT OPTION clause allows the grantee to grant the privilege to other users.
GRANTED BY clauseThe specified user after the GRANTED BY clause must be the current user. By default, the current user is root.

Example

Grant all privileges for all sources in schema1 to user user1.

GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES 
ON ALL SOURCES IN SCHEMA schema1
TO user1 GRANTED BY user;

Grant the SELECT privilege for materialized view mv1, which is in schema schema1 of database db1, to user user1. user1 is able to grant the SELECT privilege other users.

GRANT SELECT
ON MATERIALIZED VIEW mv1 IN SCHEMA db1.schema1
TO user1 WITH GRANT OPTION GRANTED BY user;

Grant the SELECT privileges for source s1 to user user1.

GRANT SELECT
ON SOURCE s1
TO user1;
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