How to create and query data on Edge SQL

Once you’ve created your Edge SQL database, you can begin creating tables and inserting data into them.

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Run the following POST request in your terminal, replacing [TOKEN VALUE] with your personal token and {id_database} with the ID of the database you want to create a table into:

Terminal window
curl --location 'https://api.azion.com/v4/edge_sql/databases/{id_database}/query' \
--header 'Authorization: Token [TOKEN VALUE]' \
--header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
--data '{
"statements": [
"CREATE TABLE users (id INTEGER PRIMARY KEY, name TEXT NOT NULL);"
]
}'

You should receive the following response:

{
"state": "executed",
"data": [
{
"results": {
"columns": [],
"rows": []
}
}
]
}

Run the following POST request in your terminal, replacing [TOKEN VALUE] with your personal token and {id_database} with the ID of the table you want to insert data into:

Terminal window
curl --location 'https://api.azion.com/v4/edge_sql/databases/{id_database}/query' \
--header 'Authorization: Token [TOKEN VALUE]' \
--header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
--data '{
"statements": [
"INSERT INTO users VALUES (1, '\''item 1'\'');",
"INSERT INTO users VALUES (2, '\''item 2'\'');",
"INSERT INTO users VALUES (3, '\''item 3'\'');"
]
}'

You should receive the following response:

{
"state": "executed",
"data": [
{
"results": {
"columns": [],
"rows": []
}
},
{
"results": {
"columns": [],
"rows": []
}
},
{
"results": {
"columns": [],
"rows": []
}
}
]
}

Run the following POST request in your terminal, replacing [TOKEN VALUE] with your personal token and {id_database} with the ID of the table you want to retrieve:

Terminal window
curl --location 'https://api.azion.com/v4/edge_sql/databases/{id_database}/query' \
--header 'Authorization: Token [TOKEN VALUE]' \
--header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
--data '{
"statements": [
"SELECT * FROM users;"
]
}'

You should receive the following response:

{
"state": "executed",
"data": [
{
"results": {
"columns": [
"id",
"name"
],
"rows": [
[
1,
"item 1"
],
[
2,
"item 2"
],
[
3,
"item 3"
]
]
}
}
]
}

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