# DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR

DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR — deallocate an SQL descriptor area

# Synopsis

DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR name

# Description

DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR deallocates a named SQL descriptor area.

# Parameters

name

The name of the descriptor which is going to be deallocated. It is case sensitive. This can be an SQL identifier or a host variable.

# Examples

EXEC SQL DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR mydesc;

# Compatibility

DEALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR is specified in the SQL standard.

# See Also

ALLOCATE DESCRIPTOR, GET DESCRIPTOR, SET DESCRIPTOR