Yes the double quotes worked. I tried single quotes but since that didn't
work I just assumed that double quotes would not work either.
On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 1:41 PM, Adrian Klaver <adrian.kla...@aklaver.com>
> On 02/13/2018 12:38 PM, Sherman Willden wrote:
>> development platform: HP Compaq 6710b
>> postgresql 9.6
>> Operating System: Ubuntu 17.10
>> It probably doesn't matter since there is nothing in the database. I
>> don't remember how I created the database. It appears that postgresql does
>> not like a dash in the database name. I have not tried to create a table
>> under the database. When I try to drop the database I get the following..
>> date_time=# DROP DATABASE test-aria;
>> ERROR: syntax error at or near "-"
>> LINE 1: DROP DATABASE test-aria;
> DROP DATABASE "test-aria";
> See below for more info:
> Adrian Klaver