16.10 - Defining a Teradata Database Source Table - Parallel Transporter

Teradata Parallel Transporter Reference

Product
Parallel Transporter
Release Number
16.10
Published
July 2017
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-2436-077K
Language
English (United States)

To specify a Teradata Database source table for tdload, you must specify either the --SourceTable option or the --SelectStmt option and the following job options on the command line or in the job variables file:

  • --SourceTdpId
  • --SourceUserName
  • --SourceUserPassword

You are not required to specify any of the following job options (either on the command line or in a the job variables file) when defining a Teradata Database data source:

  • --SourceAccountId
  • --SourceWorkingDatabase
  • --SourceMaxSessions
  • --SourceMinSessions
  • --SourceInstances
If both the SourceTable option and the --SelectStmt option are defined, the --SourceTable option is ignored and a warning message is returned to the console.