Thanks, will try that out. I don't think I actually need the sqlite3_table_column_metadata, but just wanted to test it.
RBS On Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 9:41 PM, Keith Medcalf <kmedc...@dessus.com> wrote: > Not an answer to what is wrong with your call to get the metadata, > however, the information is all available from SQL. > > Data Catalog Views: > > drop view SysIndexColumns; > drop view SysIndexes; > drop view SysColumns; > drop view SysObjects; > > create view if not exists SysObjects > as > select type as ObjectType, > name as ObjectName > from sqlite_master > where type in ('table', 'view', 'index'); > > create view if not exists SysColumns > as > select ObjectType, > ObjectName, > cid as ColumnID, > name as ColumnName, > type as Affinity, > "notnull" as IsNotNull, > dflt_value as DefaultValue, > pk as IsPrimaryKey > from SysObjects > join pragma_table_info(ObjectName); > > create view if not exists SysIndexes > as > select ObjectType, > ObjectName, > name as IndexName, > seq as IndexID, > "unique" as IsUniqueIndex, > origin as IndexOrigin, > partial as IsPartialIndex > from SysObjects > join pragma_index_list(ObjectName); > > create view if not exists SysIndexColumns > as > select ObjectType, > ObjectName, > IndexName, > seqno as IndexColumnSequence, > cid as ColumnID, > name as ColumnName, > "desc" as IsDescendingOrder, > coll as Collation, > key as IsPartOfKey > from SysIndexes > join pragma_index_xinfo(IndexName); > > Then > > select O.* > from SysColumns as O > where ObjectType == 'table' > and IsPrimaryKey == 1 > and Affinity == 'integer' > and not exists (select 1 > from SysColumns as I > where I.ObjectType == O.ObjectType > and I.ObjectName == O.ObjectName > and I.IsPrimaryKey > 1); > > will return all the 'INTEGER PRIMARY KEY' in the "main" database ... > > I do not know what it does for "without rowid" tables where there is a > single field declared as "integer primary key", if you have some of those > you will have to figure it out (and how to eliminate them if you want to do > so) yourself. > > --- > The fact that there's a Highway to Hell but only a Stairway to Heaven says > a lot about anticipated traffic volume. > > >-----Original Message----- > >From: sqlite-users [mailto:sqlite-users- > >boun...@mailinglists.sqlite.org] On Behalf Of Bart Smissaert > >Sent: Sunday, 26 November, 2017 13:14 > >To: SQLite mailing list > >Subject: Re: [sqlite] How to use sqlite3_table_column_metadata? > > > >I am passing a pointer to UTF encoded strings and the passed table > >and > >column do exist. > >There must be something wrong in my code. > > > >RBS > > > > > > > > > >On Sun, Nov 26, 2017 at 7:56 PM, Clemens Ladisch <clem...@ladisch.de> > >wrote: > > > >> Bart Smissaert wrote: > >> > Having some difficulty using sqlite3_table_column_metadata, used > >from > >> VB6. > >> > > >> > I keep getting a zero for the first output argument (should be > >pointer > >> to declared data type string) > >> > and the return value of the function keeps giving 1. > >> > >> The documentation > ><http://www.sqlite.org/c3ref/table_column_metadata.html> > >> says: > >> | The sqlite3_table_column_metadata() interface returns > >SQLITE_ERROR and > >> if the specified column does not exist. > >> > >> > Should the tbl_name and column_name also be encoded in UTF8? > >> > >> In SQLite, pretty much all strings are UTF-8. > >> > >> > >> Regards, > >> Clemens > >> _______________________________________________ > >> sqlite-users mailing list > >> firstname.lastname@example.org > >> http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite- > >users > >> > >_______________________________________________ > >sqlite-users mailing list > >email@example.com > >http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite-users > > > > _______________________________________________ > sqlite-users mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite-users > _______________________________________________ sqlite-users mailing list email@example.com http://mailinglists.sqlite.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/sqlite-users