15.10 - Example: HELP COLUMN On a Mixture of Non-Column Expressions and table_name .* Expressions - Teradata Database

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

The following request executes HELP COLUMN on an integer expression and all columns of the d table. Note that the report does not report a column name for the integer expression.

     HELP COLUMN 1+1, d.*;
      *** Help information returned. 5 rows.
      *** Total elapsed time was 1 second.
     Column Name                Type Nullable Format
     -------------------------- ---- -------- ----------------------
                                I    Y        -(10)9
     transaction_header_key     I    Y        -(10)9
     vendor_key                 I    Y        -(10)9
     item_key                   I    Y        -(10)9
     stuff                      CF   Y        X(300)