Presto 337 Documentation

10.8. CREATE ROLE

10.8. CREATE ROLE#

Synopsis#

CREATE ROLE role_name
[ WITH ADMIN ( user | USER user | ROLE role | CURRENT_USER | CURRENT_ROLE ) ]

Description#

CREATE ROLE creates the specified role in the current catalog.

The optional WITH ADMIN clause causes the role to be created with the specified user as a role admin. A role admin has permission to drop or grant a role. If the optional WITH ADMIN clause is not specified, the role is created with current user as admin.

Examples#

Create role admin

CREATE ROLE admin;

Create role moderator with admin bob:

CREATE ROLE moderator WITH ADMIN USER bob;

Limitations#

Some connectors do not support role management. See connector documentation for more details.