15.10 - Example: Creating an Instance Method for a UDT Stored on the Client - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
15.10
Published
December 2015
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-151K
Language
English (United States)

The following example creates the definition for an instance method named toUS for the UDT named euro. The external routine for this method is stored on the client at the location specified in the EXTERNAL NAME clause.

    CREATE METHOD toUS()
      RETURNS us_dollar CAST FROM DECIMAL(8,2)
      FOR euro
      EXTERNAL NAME        'CO!C:\sys\math.lib!CO!C:\distinct_lib\euro2us.obj!F!toUS';