17.00 - Changes and Additions - Parallel Transporter

Teradata® Parallel Transporter Application Programming Interface Programmer Guide

Parallel Transporter
Release Number
November 30, 2020
English (United States)
Last Update

The following changes were made to this document in support of the current release. For a complete list of changes to the product, see the Teradata® Tools and Utilities Release Definition (B035-2029) associated with this release.

Date Release Description
November 2020 17.00
  • References to master and slave instances have been changed to main and worker, respectively.
  • Updated compiler version information in Teradata PT Platform Compilers
September 2020 17.00 In Teradata PT Platform Compilers, updated Solaris OS compiler information.
June 2020 17.00
  • 32-bit support for Teradata PT has been desupported for IBM AIX, Linux, macOS, Solaris, and Windows
  • 32-bit support for TPTAPI has been desupported for IBM AIX, Linux, macOS, and Solaris
  • Desupported TPT API VC8/VS2005 build support:
    • In Platform Compilers, updated MSVC version to 14.2.

      MSVC 14.2 = Visual Studio 2019.

    • In Code Samples:
      • Updated the VC version to 11.
      • Updated Visual Studio version to 11.
      • Updated MSVCvc versions to 11.
    • In Compiling and Linking Options:
      • Updated vc8 to vc11.
      • Updated TelapiThread.sln files to reflect vc11.
  • In Teradata PT Platform Compilers, updated with supported OS versions.