17.05 - FORMAT quotestring - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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

The format string that must be valid for the external type of the UDT, the external type being its fromsql transform routine as defined either by default or by user definition using the CREATE TRANSFORM statement. See CREATE TRANSFORM and REPLACE TRANSFORM.

If you do not specify a format, the system automatically applies the default display format of the external type.