15.10 - ADD ROOT - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.10
created_date
December 2015
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1144-151K

Add a root database or user to a secure zone.

Only the secure zone creator can ADD a root.

The root cannot be a part of another zone.

Root should be an existing user or database. You should create the user or database before you specify the user or database as root.

The user or database that you specify cannot be a guest, creator, or member of another zone and cannot contain objects, descendants, roles, profiles, or constraints.

Only the zone creator, owner and creator of root can have privileges on the root. Other users cannot have privileges on the root. Root cannot have any privileges on other users.

Root cannot be a proxy user.

Root should not be granted with any roles or constraints.

The user should not be logged in while adding him as a zone root.

Root cannot have a database as default database.

The user or database that you specify cannot have any Access logging or Query logging rules enabled on them or created by them.

root_name
Name of an existing user or database.
The user or database that you specify cannot be a guest of another zone and cannot contain objects, descendants, roles, or profiles.
Only the zone creator, owner, and creator of the root can have privileges on the root. Other users cannot have privileges on the root.

Example: Add a Root

ALTER ZONE zn_01 ADD ROOT zn_rt01;