SHOW BACKUP

2020-02-16

The SHOW BACKUP statement lists the contents of an enterprise backup created with the BACKUP statement.

Required privileges

Only members of the admin role can run SHOW BACKUP. By default, the root user belongs to the admin role.

Synopsis

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Parameters

Parameter Description
location The location of the backup to inspect. For more details, see Backup File URLs.

Response

The following fields are returned.

Field Description
database_name The database name.
table_name The table name.
start_time The time at which the backup was started. For a full backup, this will be empty.
end_time The time at which the backup was completed.
size_bytes The size of the backup, in bytes.

Example

> SHOW BACKUP 'azure://acme-co-backup/tpch-2017-03-27-full?AZURE_ACCOUNT_KEY=hash&AZURE_ACCOUNT_NAME=acme-co';
+---------------+---------------+------------+----------------------------------+------------+
| database_name |  table_name   | start_time |             end_time             | size_bytes |
+---------------+---------------+------------+----------------------------------+------------+
| tpch          | nation        |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       3828 |
| tpch          | region        |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       6626 |
| tpch          | part          |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       8128 |
| tpch          | supplier      |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       2834 |
| tpch          | partsupp      |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       3884 |
| tpch          | customer      |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |      12736 |
| tpch          | orders        |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |       6020 |
| tpch          | lineitem      |            | 2017-03-27 13:54:31.371103+00:00 |     729811 |
+---------------+---------------+------------+----------------------------------+------------+
(8 rows)

Time: 32.540353ms

See also