A Public synonyms can be accessed by any user on the databasegreenspun.com : LUSENET : DBAzine : One Thread
what ia a synonym actually what is the difference between a public or private synonym and make more clear the statement that public synonym can be accessed by any user in the database
-- harish awasthi (firstname.lastname@example.org), November 02, 2003
a private synonym is just for the use of the one creating it. a public synonym is for the general public (everyone) to use.
-- Steve Pratt (email@example.com), August 30, 2004.