15.00 - 5739 Column %VSTR is a partitioning column and cannot be dropped. - Teradata Database

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Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
15.00
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1096-015K
Language
English (United States)

5739 Column %VSTR is a partitioning column and cannot be dropped.

Explanation:

A partitioning column cannot be dropped by an ALTER TABLE statement.

Generated By:

OPT modules. DR62813-bessc

For Whom:

End User. DR62813-bessc

Remedy:

If the column needs to be dropped, alter the partitioning expression such that the column is not a partitioning column or remove partitioning from the primary index. Then resubmit the ALTER TABLE to drop the column.