17.20 - UNICODE Characters Allowed in Object Names - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine International Character Set Support

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.20
Published
June 2022
Last Update
2022-06-24
Content Type
Configuration
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-1125-172K
Language
English (United States)

All object names are stored in the data dictionary in UNICODE. Teradata provides a file, UOBJNEXT.txt, which lists the UNICODE characters valid for object names.

You can download the file here:
  1. Access Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine International Character Set Support, B035-1125 at https://docs.teradata.com/.
  2. In the left pane, select Attachments to download the International_Character_Set_Text_Files zip file.
Use of these UNICODE characters in object names is subject to limitations imposed by:
  • The session (client) character set. See Client Character Set Options.
  • Object naming controls. See Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Fundamentals, B035-1141.