Character Set Pointer | DBCAREA |CLIv2 - Character Set Pointer - Call-Level Interface Version 2

Teradata® Call-Level Interface Version 2 Reference for Workstation-Attached Systems - 20.00

Deployment
VantageCloud
VantageCore
Edition
Enterprise
IntelliFlex
Lake
VMware
Product
Call-Level Interface Version 2
Release Number
20.00
Published
January 2024
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2024-05-14
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Product Category
Teradata Tools and Utilities

Usage Notes

The Character Set Pointer field specifies the address of a one-byte character set code or a thirty-byte character set name. It also specifies the character set to be used on this and subsequent requests and responses.

The following character sets that are supplied by the server are known to CLIv2:

ARABIC1256_6A0
ASCII
CYRILLIC1251_2A0
EBCDIC
EBCDIC037_0E
EBCDIC273_0E
EBCDIC277_0E
HANGUL949_7R0
HANGULEBCDIC933_1II
HANGULKSC5601_2R4
HEBREW1255_5A0
KANJI932_1S0
KANJIEBCDIC5026_0I
KANJIEBCDIC5035_0I
KANJIEUC_0U
KANJISJIS_0S
KATAKANAEBCDIC
LATIN1_0A
LATIN1250_1A0
LATIN1252_0A
LATIN1252_3A0
LATIN1254_7A0
LATIN1258_8A0
LATIN9_0A
SCHEBCDIC935_2IJ
SCHGB2312_1T0
SCHINESE936_6R0
TCHBIG5_1R0
TCHEBCDIC937_3IB
TCHINESE950_8R0
THAI874_4A0
UTF16
UTF8
In the clispb.dat file, Character Set Pointer is called charset_id. The field contains either the character set code or the character set name.

For more details about the character set support, see International Character Set Support, B035-1125.

Language Variable Name
COBOL: DBCAREA-CSC-PTR
C: DBCAREA.H: inter_ptr
Routine Action Taken
DBCHINI: writes
DBCHCL: reads
Used by Action Taken
application program writes

This field is used in conjunction with the Set Character Set field in the options fields.