17.10 - MINIMUM DATABLOCKSIZE - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Detailed Topics

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1184-171K
Language
English (United States)

This specification changes the data block size for a table to the minimum possible value for your system. The option sets the maximum data block size for blocks that contain multiple rows to the minimum legal value of 21,504 bytes (42 sectors) for systems running with large cylinders or 9,216 bytes (18 sectors) for systems running without large cylinders.