16.20 - Example: Creating a Constructor Method for a UDT - 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

The following example creates the definition for a constructor method named address for the UDT named address. The external routine for this method is stored on the Teradata platform at the location specified in the EXTERNAL NAME clause.

    CREATE CONSTRUCTOR METHOD address( VARCHAR(20), CHARACTER(5) )
      RETURNS address
      FOR address
      EXTERNAL NAME 
       'SO!C:\structured_lib\addr_cons.obj!F!addr_constructor';