FastLoad Utility | Character Sets | Teradata FastLoad - 17.20 - Character Sets - FastLoad

Teradata® FastLoad Reference - 17.20

Product
FastLoad
Release Number
17.20
Published
June 2022
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2022-10-11
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Teradata FastLoad supports Latin, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean character sets for workstation-attached and mainframe-attached configurations. For additional information about character-set support and definition, speed Character Set Specification.

Teradata FastLoad also supports UTF-16 (workstation only) and UTF-8 character sets. For additional information, see Unicode Character Sets.

  • FastLoad supports 8-byte row counters. All the numbers mentioned here are of type 8-byte unsigned integer. A FastLoad job can load up to 18,446,744,073,709,551,615 rows.
  • FastLoad supports all Unicode characters in object names.
  • If multi-byte characters are used in object names in a Teradata FastLoad script, they must be enclosed in double quotes.