15.00 - RADIX - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Support Utilities

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.00
category
Configuration
featnum
B035-1180-015K

RADIX

Purpose  

The RADIX command displays or sets the default radix used as the numeric base for data input to and output from Filer. as either hexadecimal or decimal.

Syntax  

 

Syntax Element

Description

INPUT

Numeric input to Filer defaults to the radix you select, either hexadecimal or decimal.

OUTPUT

Numeric output from Filer defaults to the radix you select, either hexadecimal or decimal.

HEX

Numeric input to or output from Filer defaults to a radix of hexadecimal.

DEC

Numeric input to or output from Filer defaults to a radix of decimal.

Usage Notes  

When you start Filer, the default radix for both input and output from Filer is hexadecimal.

If you omit both the INPUT and OUTPUT options from the RADIX command, the radix (HEX or DEC) that you select applies to both numeric input and output.

You can select either INPUT or OUTPUT, but not both when changing the settings of Filer data.

If you omit both the HEX and DEC options, Filer displays the current RADIX setting.