17.10 - Example: TRYCAST Conversion Failure - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1143-171K
Language
English (United States)

An example of when the TRYCAST conversion fails:

SELECT TRYCAST('abc' AS DECIMAL(5,2));

 *** Query completed. One row found. One column returned.
 *** Total elapsed time was 1 second.

TRYCAST('abc')
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