15.00 - Character Sets - FastLoad

Teradata FastLoad Reference

prodname
FastLoad
vrm_release
15.00
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-2411-034K

Character Sets

Teradata FastLoad supports Latin, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean character sets for network‑attached and mainframe‑attached configurations. For additional information about character‑set support and definition, speed “Character Set Specification” on page 52.

Teradata FastLoad also supports UTF‑16 (workstation only) and UTF‑8 character sets. For additional information, see “Unicode® Character Sets” on page 54.

Note: FastLoad supports 8‑byte row counters. All the numbers stated above are of type 8‑byte unsigned integer. A FastLoad job can load up to 18,446,744,073,709,551,615 rows.

Note: FastLoad supports all Unicode characters in object names.

Note: If multi-byte characters are used in object names in a Teradata FastLoad script, they must be enclosed in double quotes.