16.10 - Syntax - Parallel Transporter

Teradata Parallel Transporter Reference

Parallel Transporter
Release Number
July 2017
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)


Syntax Element Description
jobId Job ID.

To run multiple jobs concurrently, use a unique job name to qualify each jobs, thus avoiding the generation of duplicate names for checkpoint files. For more information, see “Setting Checkpoint Options” and “Restarting a Job From the Last Checkpoint Taken,” in the Teradata Parallel Transporter User Guide (B035-2445).

- L jobLogDirectory Option that designates the location of the Teradata PT files created during job execution.

This option is only applicable when - L jobLogDirectory is specified in the tbuild or tdload command. jobLogDirectory is the full path name of the directory in which the Teradata PT files are stored.

This option is not supported on z/OS.