Example of a Sybase composite index
For example, to create an composite index called zipidx on a column called zip and a column called number in a table called rolodex, type
create index zipidx on rolodex (zip,number) go
If you see
Msg 1906, Level 16, State 1 Server '', Line 1 Cannot create an index on table 'oanda', because this table does not exist in database 'pubs2'.you have tried to index a table that doesn't exist. Most likely, you mis-typed the table name. Run your index command again, making sure to type the right table name.
If you see
Msg 1919, Level 16, State 1 Server '', Line 1 Column 'first_name' -- Can't create index on a column of TEXT or IMAGE datatype. Msg 1919, Level 16, State 1 Server '', Line 1 Column 'last_name' -- Can't create index on a column of TEXT or IMAGE data typeyou've tried to create an index on a column with text of image as its datatype. That's not allowed, try another column.
Maintained by John Shipman, firstname.lastname@example.org;
original by Steve Anderson
Last updated: 1997/06/23 22:26:37 UT