Beta Draft: 2016-09-09

26.2 ADD_AD_SYNONYM Procedure

If the column name is found within the User Interface Default Attribute Dictionary, the synonym provided is created and associated with that column. Synonyms share the column definition of their base column.

Syntax

APEX_UI_DEFAULT_UPDATE.ADD_AD_SYNONYM (
    p_column_name           IN VARCHAR2,
    p_syn_name              IN VARCHAR2);

Parameters


Table 26-2 ADD_AD_SYNONYM Parameters

Parameter Description

p_column_name

Name of column with the Attribute Dictionary that the synonym is being created for.

p_syn_name

Name of synonym to be created.


Example

The following example add the synonym CREATED_BY_USER to the CREATED_BY attribute of the UI Defaults Attribute Dictionary within the workspace associated with the current schema.

BEGIN
    apex_ui_default_update.add_ad_synonym (
       p_column_name => 'CREATED_BY',
       p_syn_name    => 'CREATED_BY_USER' );
END;