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drop_index ›

Since1.0.1
Deprecatedn/a
drop_index ( $table, $index )
Parameters: (2)
  • (string) $table Database table name.
    Required: Yes
  • (string) $index Index name to drop.
    Required: Yes
Returns:
  • (true) True, when finished.
Defined at:
Codex:

Drops a specified index from a table.



Source

function drop_index( $table, $index ) {
	global $wpdb;
	$wpdb->hide_errors();
	$wpdb->query( "ALTER TABLE `$table` DROP INDEX `$index`" );
	// Now we need to take out all the extra ones we may have created
	for ( $i = 0; $i < 25; $i++ ) {
		$wpdb->query( "ALTER TABLE `$table` DROP INDEX `{$index}_$i`" );
	}
	$wpdb->show_errors();
	return true;
}