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GRANT permission (bSQL) | Blockpoint Docs

Grants permissions on a database or blockchain. For examples, see Examples.

bSQL Syntax Conventions

Syntax

GRANT <database_principal> <permission> 
ON <database_object> ;

<permission> ::=
CONTROL
| MANAGEMENT
| AUTH
| ALTER
| WRITE
| INSERT
| AMEND
| DISCONTINUE
| READ

<database_principal> ::=
Database_user
| Database_role

<database_object> ::=
database_name
| database_name.blockchain_name

Arguments

permission
Specifies the type of permission you wish to grant, for a complete list of permission definitions see Database Roles and Permissions.

database_name
Specifies a database.

blockchain_name
Specifies a blockchain.

Database_user
Specifies a database user.

Database_role
Specifies a database role.

Permissions

Requires AUTH permission on the database if specifying permissions for a Database_user. If specifying permissions for a Database_role the user must be the owner or belong to the ownership role.

Remarks

The control permission gives the user total control of the blockchain or database specified and errors if it is coupled with redundant permissions.

Examples

Basic Syntax

Examples in this section demonstrate the basic functionality of the Grant Blockchain statement using the minimum required syntax.

A. Granting CONTROL permission to a role.

The following example creates a role and then grants CONTROL permission to the blockchain companies in the financial database. This example uses the Financial Demo Database.

CREATE ROLE newrole
GRANT newrole CONTROL ON financial.companies

B. Granting multiple permissions to a role.

The following example creates a role and then grants AMEND, DISCONTININUE, and READ permissions to the blockchain companies in the financial database. This example uses the Financial Demo Database.

CREATE ROLE modifier
GRANT modifier AMEND DISCONTINUE READ ON financial.companies

See Also