Explore your schema with SQL

When working with the InfluxDB SQL implementation, a bucket is equivalent to a database, a measurement is structured as a table, and time, fields, and tags are structured as columns.

List measurements in a bucket

Use SHOW TABLES to list measurements in your InfluxDB bucket.


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List columns in a measurement

Use the SHOW COLUMNS statement to view what columns are in a measurement. Use the IN clause to specify the measurement.


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