Legal/illegal characters in table name

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  • This assumes that you have a schema in the database named "tmp" otherwise it fails because the schema does not exist.

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  • MyDoggieJessie (4/7/2015)


    This assumes that you have a schema in the database named "tmp" otherwise it fails because the schema does not exist.

    +1

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  • MyDoggieJessie (4/7/2015)


    This assumes that you have a schema in the database named "tmp" otherwise it fails because the schema does not exist.

    Yep:-

    Msg 2760, Level 16, State 1, Line 1

    The specified schema name "tmp" either does not exist or you do not have permission to use it.

  • Carlo Romagnano (4/8/2015)


    MyDoggieJessie (4/7/2015)


    This assumes that you have a schema in the database named "tmp" otherwise it fails because the schema does not exist.

    +1

    Ahi, ahi, ahi, ahi, ahi, ahi!!!!!!!!!!

    :w00t:

    +1

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  • +1

    I was going to write exactly the same 🙂

  • Nice question, but a bit of an oversight on the tmp schema.

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  • Same Here.. +1

  • Thanks for the post, good one.

    I was of sure of usage of square brackets will lead to the successful table creation, and that "tmp." schema name- as not all databases will have it, so I thought "well yea... error".

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  • Good question. Possible but not practical.

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  • I got this when I ran it:

    Msg 2760, Level 16, State 1, Line 1

    The specified schema name "tmp" either does not exist or you do not have permission to use it.

    .....and no table created. So I have to disagree with the "correct" answer.....

  • Like some others, I guessed wrongly that the "trick" to this question was about the schema 🙁

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  • MyDoggieJessie (4/7/2015)


    This assumes that you have a schema in the database named "tmp" otherwise it fails because the schema does not exist.

    +1, this should have been mentioned in the question.

  • Stewart "Arturius" Campbell (4/8/2015)


    Good question, despite the tmp schema "issue"

    Highlights the difference between what is possible and what is practical.

    True, this is possible but not practical @ all, who will ever think about naming a table (char(13))?! 😀

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