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Database Developer Guide (API Version 2012-12-01)

CREATE GROUP

Defines a new user group. Only a superuser can create a group.

Syntax

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CREATE GROUP group_name [ [ WITH ] [ USER username ] [, ...] ]

Parameters

group_name

Name of the new user group. Group names beginning with two underscores are reserved for Amazon Redshift internal use. For more information about valid names, see Names and Identifiers.

WITH

Optional syntax to indicate additional parameters for CREATE GROUP.

USER

Add one or more users to the group.

username

Name of the user to add to the group.

Examples

The following example creates a user group named ADMIN_GROUP with a single user ADMIN:

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create group admin_group with user admin;