LPAD Function Syntax | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - LPAD Function Syntax - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-171K
Language
English (United States)
[TD_SYSFNLIB.] LPAD ( source_string, length [, fill_string ] )

Syntax Elements

TD_SYSFNLIB.
Name of the database where the function is located.
source_string
A character string or string expression.
If the length of source_string is greater than length, source_string is truncated to length characters.
length
The number of characters in the resulting string.
fill_string
The string of characters used to pad the source_string.
The sequence of characters in fill_string is replicated as necessary.