SET SESSION DATEFORM SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - SET SESSION DATEFORM - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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July 2021
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Programming Reference
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English (United States)

Changes the default DATE format in field mode and the default format for importing and exporting DATE values for the session.

ANSI Compliance

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

Although SET SESSION DATEFORM is technically a DCL statement, Vantage treats it as a DDL statement for transaction semantics.

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