GENERATE (Databricks SQL)

Generates the given mode (specified as a string) in a Delta table.

Syntax

GENERATE mode FOR TABLE table_name

Parameters

  • mode symlink_format_manifest: Generate manifest files for a Delta table. These manifest files can be used for reading Delta tables from Presto and Athena. See Presto and Athena to Delta Lake integration for more information.

See Generate a manifest file for details.