16.20 - DEFAULT JOURNAL TABLE - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
16.20
Published
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-162K
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2019-05-24

Default table that is to receive the journal images of data tables created in the new database.

A database can contain only one default journal table. However, any table in a particular database can use a journal table in a different database.

table_name
You must define a table_name. The table is created in the new database, if you do not specify a database. Otherwise, the table is created in the database you specify.
For information about naming database objects, see Teradata Vantage™ SQL Fundamentals, B035-1141.
database_name
If you specify another database, the database must exist and table_name must be defined as the default journal table.