15.10 - FORMAT quotestring - 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

The format string that must be valid for the external type of the UDT, the external type being its fromsql transform routine as defined either by default or by user definition using the CREATE TRANSFORM statement. See CREATE TRANSFORM and REPLACE TRANSFORM for details.

If you do not specify a format, the system automatically applies the default display format of the external type.