Working with Metadata (FireDAC)
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The following topics describe how to work with database metadata in FireDAC. The metadata contains information about database structure.
|Querying Metadata||FireDAC offers TFDMetaInfoQuery components and TFDConnection methods to retrieve metadata from a database.|
|Extended Metadata||Depending on the DBMS, the metadata may include advanced data type recognition for the columns.|
|Metadata Structure||This topic describes the structures of the metadata returned by FireDAC TFDMetaInfoQuery.|
|Object Names||FireDAC supports quoted object names and full object names. This topic describes how to work with object names.|