URL: http://GPUDB_IP_ADDRESS:GPUDB_PORT/drop/datasource

Drops an existing data source. Any external tables that depend on the data source must be dropped before it can be dropped.

Input Parameter Description

Name Type Description
name string Name of the data source to be dropped. Must be an existing data source.
options map of string to strings Optional parameters. The default value is an empty map ( {} ).

Output Parameter Description

The GPUdb server embeds the endpoint response inside a standard response structure which contains status information and the actual response to the query. Here is a description of the various fields of the wrapper:

Name Type Description
status String 'OK' or 'ERROR'
message String Empty if success or an error message
data_type String 'drop_datasource_request' or 'none' in case of an error
data String Empty string
data_str JSON or String

This embedded JSON represents the result of the /drop/datasource endpoint:

Name Type Description
name string Value of input parameter name.
info map of string to strings Additional information.

Empty string in case of an error.