17.05 - Canceling a Lock - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Manipulation Language

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.05
Release Date
January 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1146-175K
Language
English (United States)

An operation can wait for a requested lock indefinitely unless you specify the NOWAIT option. If you are working interactively and do not want to wait for a lock, you can issue the BTEQ .ABORT command to cancel the transaction.