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2018 XML Announcement

tagDatabase Ant Task

“Tags” the database for possible future rollback. See rollback for more information.

Available Parameters

Attribute Description Required
tag Tag to apply to the database. Yes
promptOnNonLocalDatabase If set to true a dialog box with warn you if you attempt to run the Liquibase against a database that is not on localhost No; default is false.
classpathref A reference to the classpath used to run the task with. No
databaseref A reference to the database that Liquibase will connect to. Yes, unless a nested <database> element is present.
driver Deprecated: Name of the database driver to connect with. No
url Deprecated: Use <database>'s url attribute instead. The database URL No
username Deprecated:The database username to connect with No
password Deprecated:The password to use when connecting to the database No
defaultSchemaName Deprecated:Schema to use by default for managed database objects and Liquibase control tables No
currentDateTimeFunction Deprecated: Overrides current date time function used in SQL. Useful for unsupported databases No
databaseChangeLogTableName Deprecated: Overrides the name of the databasechangelog table to use No
databaseChangeLogLockTableName Deprecated: Overrides the name of the databasechangeloglock table to use No
logLevel Deprecated: Specifies one of the following logging levels: debug, info, warning, severe, off. The default level is info. No


The classpath used to run the task with. Optional.


Required unless a databaseref attribute is given. See database data type.


Optional. See change log parameters


<liquibase:tagDatabase tag="my-tag">
    <liquibase:database driver="${db.driver}" url="${db.url}" user="${db.user}" password="${db.password}"/>

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