SHOW request SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.05 - SHOW request - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
January 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)
Last Update

Displays the DDL for all database objects referenced by a specified DML request.

You can return the report in XML format.

For information on displaying query logging information, see SHOW QUERY LOGGING.

ANSI Compliance

This statement is a Teradata extension to the ANSI SQL:2011 standard.

Required Privileges

You must have the following privileges to execute a SHOW or SHOW IN XML request:
  • The privileges necessary to perform the specified DML request.
  • Any privilege on the database objects to show.

The SHOW privilege to enables you to perform HELP or SHOW requests for the specified DML request.