15.10 - HELP TYPE - 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

Purpose

Displays the attributes for a UDT and, optionally, all the attributes of a structured UDT or all the methods associated with the UDT.

The HELP TYPE … ATTRIBUTE is not valid for Teradata internal UDT types such as Geospatial types, nor is it valid for Period types.

Privileges

You must have at least one of the following privileges to perform HELP TYPE.

  • At least one privilege on the SYSUDTLIB database.
  • The UDTUSAGE privilege on the UDT or the ARRAY/VARRAY type.

Use the SHOW privilege to enable a user to perform HELP or SHOW requests only against the specified UDT or ARRAY/VARRAY type.

Syntax