17.00 - language_clause - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.00
Release Date
September 2020
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-170K
Language
English (United States)

A code that represents the programming language in which the external procedure is written.

This clause is mandatory for all external procedures. The valid languages for writing external SQL procedures are C, C++, and Java.

You must be specify one of these codes even if the external procedure is supplied in object form. If the external procedure object is not written in C, C++, or Java it must be compatible with C, C++, or Java object code.

LANGUAGE
Keyword to introduce the programming language.
C
The external procedure is written in C.
CPP
The external procedure is written in C++.
JAVA
The external procedure is written in Java.