17.10 - External Procedures - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Dictionary

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

External procedures are defined and stored as database objects. The source code and the object code are stored in the database of the user space.

External procedure objects contain:

  • C/C++ source and object code for the external procedure if its language is not Java.
  • External procedure name
  • External name
  • Data types of the parameters
  • Source file language
  • Data accessing characteristic
  • Parameter passing convention
  • Execution protection mode
  • Character type
  • Platform type