Creates a new sequence. Command introduced in version 2.2.
CREATE SEQUENCE <sequence> TYPE <CACHED|ORDERED> [START <start>] [INCREMENT <increment>] [CACHE <cache>]
<sequence>Logical name for the sequence to cache.
TYPEDefines the sequence type. Supported types are,
CACHEDFor sequences where it caches N items on each node to improve performance when you require many calls to the
.next()method. (Bear in mind, this may create holes with numeration).
ORDEREDFor sequences where it draws on a new value with each call to the
STARTDefines the initial value of the sequence.
INCREMENTDefines the increment for each call of the
CACHEDefines the number of value to pre-cache, in the event that you use the cached sequence type.
Create a new sequence to handle id numbers:
CREATE SEQUENCE idseq TYPE ORDERED
Use the new sequence to insert id values
INSERT INTO Account SET id = sequence('idseq').next()
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