IdentifyTable Function | Application Programming Reference | Teradata Vantage - 17.05 - IdentifyTable - Teradata Database

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prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
17.00
17.05
created_date
June 2020
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1090-170K

Purpose

Returns the name of the specified table ID.

Definition

REPLACE FUNCTION SYSLIB.IdentifyTable
  (TableId  INTEGER
  )
 RETURNS VARCHAR(128) CHARACTER SET UNICODE
          .
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;

Input Parameter

Parameter Description
TableID ID of the locked table.

Usage Notes - IdentifyTable

The IdentifyTable function provides similar functionality to the PMPC IDENTIFY TABLE request. For information about this interface, see IDENTIFY.

Return Value

This function returns the name of the table.

Example: Using IdentifyTable

SELECT IdentifyUser(blk1userid) as "blocking user",
    IdentifyTable(blk1objtid) as "blocking table",
    IdentifyDatabase(blk1objdbid) as "blocking db"
FROM TABLE (MonitorSession(-1,'*',0)) AS t1
WHERE Blk1UserId > 0;
 *** Query completed. One row found. 3 columns returned.
 *** Total elapsed time was 4 seconds.
blocking user                blocking table          blocking db
---------------------------  ----------------------- -------------
user1                        skewAmp1                DBaaa