UDTs & UDMs | Privileges Needed for Database Administration | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - UDTs and UDMs - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine Security Administration

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
July 2021
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create, alter, or drop a UDT UDTTYPE is only granted at the database level. This privilege includes all the abilities of UDTUSAGE plus the ability to create, alter, and drop UDTs. Users can also create or drop cast, ordering, or transform properties.

Users with this privilege cannot, however, create new methods or drop and replace existing methods.

create, alter, or drop a UDM UDTMETHOD. This privilege includes all the abilities of UDTTYPE plus ability to use, create, drop or alter any UDT and its methods without any restrictions.
use a UDT or UDM in a table or view, and execute all associated methods UDTUSAGE. You can grant this privilege at both the database and object level. It is not an automatic privilege and a user must be granted this privilege or acquire it through a role. A user granted UDTUSAGE WITH GRANT OPTION can grant it (optionally also with the WITH GRANT OPTION) to others.

UDTUSAGE allows users to execute all SQL statements that reference existing UDTs and their existing methods. It does not permit creation of new UDTs, altering the ordering, casting, or transform behavior of existing UDTs, or creating new methods.

create or alter a cast operation for a UDT CREATE CAST and REPLACE CAST privileges.