allow_system_table_mods

A configuration parameter determining whether system tables can be modified

allow_system_table_mods is a configuration parameter determining whether system catalogue tables can be modified.

allow_system_table_mods was added in PostgreSQL 8.2.

IMPORTANT: use of this setting can cause irreparable damage to the database.

Default value

The default value for allow_system_table_mods is: false.

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Categories

Dangerous thing, GUC configuration item, System catalogue