16.20 - Result Type - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-162K
Language
English (United States)

A substring is returned. The return type is set to the input type with the exception of CHAR. A CHAR input has a result type of VARCHAR.

The result character set is the same as the source_string character set for Unicode and Latin. The result character set is Unicode for all other supported character sets.