16.20 - MINIMUM DATABLOCKSIZE - 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)

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.