Class: Sequel::SQL::Identifier

Inherits:
GenericExpression show all
Includes:
QualifyingMethods
Defined in:
lib/sequel/sql.rb

Overview

Represents an identifier (column or table). Can be used to specify a Symbol with multiple underscores should not be split, or for creating an identifier without using a symbol.

Instance Attribute Summary (collapse)

Instance Method Summary (collapse)

Methods included from QualifyingMethods

#*, #qualify

Methods included from Postgres::HStoreOpMethods

#hstore

Methods included from Postgres::ArrayOpMethods

#pg_array

Methods included from Postgres::RangeOpMethods

#pg_range

Methods included from Postgres::JSONOpMethods

#pg_json

Methods included from Postgres::PGRowOp::ExpressionMethods

#pg_row

Methods included from SubscriptMethods

#sql_subscript

Methods included from StringMethods

#ilike, #like

Methods included from OrderMethods

#asc, #desc

Methods included from NumericMethods

#+

Methods included from ComplexExpressionMethods

#extract, #sql_boolean, #sql_number, #sql_string

Methods included from CastMethods

#cast, #cast_numeric, #cast_string

Methods included from BooleanMethods

#~

Methods included from AliasMethods

#as

Methods inherited from Expression

#==, attr_reader, #eql?, #hash, inherited, #inspect, #lit, #sql_literal

Constructor Details

- (Identifier) initialize(value)

Set the value to the given argument



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# File 'lib/sequel/sql.rb', line 1286

def initialize(value)
  @value = value
end

Instance Attribute Details

- (Object) value (readonly)

The table or column to reference



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# File 'lib/sequel/sql.rb', line 1283

def value
  @value
end

Instance Method Details

- (Object) function(*args)

Create a Function using this identifier as the functions name, with the given args.



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# File 'lib/sequel/sql.rb', line 1292

def function(*args)
  Function.new(self, *args)
end