17.10 - Usage Notes - 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)

When submitting queries using function LEFT on a client that uses ODBC, disable ODBC parsing. Otherwise, the query may be altered by ODBC to a SUBSTR function call.

Character Sets Supported

The following character sets are supported with the LEFT function:
  • Unicode
  • Latin
  • Kanji SJIS
  • Graphic