This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Removes a database connection from Ignition.

Client Permission Restrictions

Permission Type: Datasource Management

Client access to this scripting function is blocked to users that do not meet the role/zone requirements for the above permission type. This function is unaffected when run in the Gateway scope.

Syntax

system.db.removeDatasource(name)

  • Parameters

String name - The name of the database connection in Ignition.

  • Returns

Nothing

  • Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples
Code Snippet - Removing Database from Gateway
# This results in the connection named MySQL being removed.
system.db.removeDatasource("MySQL")
Keywords

system db removeDatasource, db.removeDatasource