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SQL Anywhere 11.0.1 » SQL Anywhere Server - SQL Reference » Using SQL » SQL language elements » Special values


CURRENT USER special value

CURRENT USER returns a string that contains the user ID of the current connection.

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CURRENT USER can be used as a default value in columns with character data types.

On UPDATE, columns with a default value of CURRENT USER are not changed. CURRENT_USER is equivalent to CURRENT USER.

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