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Can't delete any foreign key on every query to drop foreign key

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mysql> alter table employee_salary drop foreign key empid;
ERROR 1025 (HY000): Error on rename of '.\hjj\employee_salary' to '.\hjj\#sql2-16c-1' (errno: 152)
plz solve this
Dec 12 '12 #1
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check if the name of foreign key you mentioned is correct
Dec 12 '12 #2

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use the following query to known the name of the foreign key
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  1. SHOW CREATE TABLE table_name
you can also use the constraint name rather than the column name of the foreign key
Dec 12 '12 #3

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