16.20 - Example: Creating an Instance Method for a UDT Stored on the Client - 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
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2019-05-24
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The following example creates the definition for an instance method named toUS for the UDT named euro. The external routine for this method is stored on the client at the location specified in the EXTERNAL NAME clause.

    CREATE METHOD toUS()
      RETURNS us_dollar CAST FROM DECIMAL(8,2)
      FOR euro
      EXTERNAL NAME        'CO!C:\sys\math.lib!CO!C:\distinct_lib\euro2us.obj!F!toUS';