16.20 - Example - 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)

The following query returns the result 'yzybuilding'.

   SELECT LPAD('building', 11, 'yz');

The following query returns the result 'build'.

   SELECT LPAD('building', 5, 'yz');

The following query returns the result '   building'. The space character is used by default to pad the source string.

   SELECT LPAD('building', 11);