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Sequence of arrow::Field objects describing the columns of a record batch or table data structure


fields : Field[] (readonly)

Return the list of fields (columns) in the schema.

metadata (readonly)

The custom key-value metadata, if any. metadata may be null.

dictionaries (readonly)

TBD - List of dictionaries (each dictionary is associated with a column that is dictionary encoded).

dictionaryFields (readonly)

TBD - List of fields


constructor(fields: Field[], metadata?: Object, dictionaries?: Object, dictionaryFields?: Object)

Creates a new schema instance.

select(columnNames) : Schema

Returns a new Schema with the Fields indicated by the column names.