17.10 - Calling CLI Directly - Call-Level Interface Version 2

Teradata® Call-Level Interface Version 2 Reference for Workstation-Attached Systems

Call-Level Interface Version 2
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Release Date
October 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)

Applications coded in languages for which the database does not provide a preprocessor, or applications requiring features not provided by the preprocessor, call CLI directly. But many applications use one of the Teradata SQL preprocessors and thus are shielded from the details of CLI.

CLI Interface: Logical Structure