problem extracting column names for a sybase table

Question : problem extracting column names for a sybase table  When I use: SELECT * from syscolumns WHERE id = object_id(‘mytable’) I get an error message “Table name ‘syscolumns’ is ambiguous.” Any ideas?  The table must exist, so my syntax might be wrong. Solution: problem extracting column names for a sybase table If you have multiple databases, try prefacing syscolumns with the database name, as in dbname.syscolumns. Alternatively, try using the Continue Reading →