17.05 - Specifying Subqueries - 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)
The rules and restrictions are:
  • You can specify up to 64 levels of nesting of subqueries. Each subquery can specify a maximum of 128 tables or single-table views.

    This limit is established using the DBS Control field MaxParseTreeSegs. The value for MaxParseTreeSegs must be set to 256 or higher define an upper limit of 64 subquery nesting levels.

    See Teradata Vantage™ - Database Utilities , B035-1102 , for information about how to change the MaxParseTreeSegs setting in the DBS Control record.

  • Subqueries in search conditions cannot contain SELECT AND CONSUME statements.
  • Subqueries in search conditions cannot specify the TOP n operator.