HELP TABLE SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.10 - HELP TABLE - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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

Displays the attributes for a specified base data table.

ANSI Compliance

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

Required Privileges

To execute this statement, you must have either of the following privileges.

  • Ownership of the specified base table or queue table.
  • At least one privilege on the requested object.

Use the SHOW privilege to enable a user to perform HELP or SHOW requests only against a specified table.