16.20 - DEFAULT DATABASE - 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 database established each time this user logs onto Teradata Database.

database_name
Name of a default database.
For information about naming database objects, see Teradata Vantage™ SQL Fundamentals, B035-1141.
The default is the user name associated with the current session.
database_name need not be an existing database. However, Teradata Database returns an error when you try to create or reference an object within a nonexistent database.