16.10 - Syntax - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Utilities

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Published
June 2017
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-04-26
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To start ctl from the command line, use the following command syntax:



-first command
First command to execute before other processing.

No default.

Example:

ctl -first “Node Logging Rate = 600;screen rss; write; quit”

Sets the RSS screen Node Logging Rate field to 600, displays the RSS screen to confirm the changes, writes the changes to the Control GDO, and quits the ctl utility.

-last command
Last command to execute just before exiting.

No default.

Example:

ctl -last screen

Displays the current screen before exiting the ctl interactive mode.

-help
Provides information on ctl command-line options.
Some strictly internal and rarely-needed options have been omitted from this discussion. Those options are documented in the ctl command-line help.