pg_shadow (table)

A former system catalogue table containing information about database users
This entry relates to a PostgreSQL feature, application/utility, website or other subject which is no longer available/maintained.

pg_shadow was a system catalogue table containing information about database users.

pg_shadow was added in PostgreSQL 6.3 (commit 780068f8, replacing pg_user), and replaced in PostgreSQL 8.1 by pg_authid, with pg_shadow becoming a system catalogue view (commit 7762619e).

Change history

Categories

Obsolete, System catalogue, User management

See also

pg_authid, pg_group, pg_shadow