16.20 - STARTUP Options - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Data Definition Language Detailed Topics

Product
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1184-162K
Language
English (United States)

You can specify either of the following options for STARTUP.

Option Description
NULL The existing startup string for the user, if any, is to be deleted.
quotestring A replacement for the user startup string, which consists of one or more SQL statements that are performed when the user logs onto the Teradata Database.

A startup quotestring can be up to 255 characters, must be terminated by a SEMICOLON character, and enclosed by APOSTROPHE characters.

A startup Kanji quotestring can be up to 255 bytes, must be terminated by a SEMICOLON character, and enclosed by APOSTROPHE characters.

The USING request modifier is not supported, and if a DDL request is specified, no other request is allowed in the string.

See Purpose of the STARTUP String for more information about startup strings.