SET SESSION SQL Statement | CREATE USER Option | Teradata Vantage - 17.00 - Example: Changing the Default Session Calendar Using CREATE USER - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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September 2020
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Programming Reference
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English (United States)

You can specify a different default session calendar for a user by specifying the SET SESSION CALENDAR SQL text string as the startup string for the user by submitting a CREATE USER or MODIFY USER statement.

Assuming that the default business calendar for the site is Teradata, the following CREATE USER statement creates a user named john_smith and uses the STARTUP string for john_smith to set his session calendar to COMPATIBLE instead of Teradata each time he starts a new session.

     CREATE USER john_smith AS
     SPOOL = 1200000,