15.10 - Example: Creating an Instance Method for a UDT Stored on the Client - 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 following example creates the definition for an instance method named toUS for the UDT named euro. The external routine for this method is stored on the client at the location specified in the EXTERNAL NAME clause.

    CREATE METHOD toUS()
      RETURNS us_dollar CAST FROM DECIMAL(8,2)
      FOR euro
      EXTERNAL NAME        'CO!C:\sys\math.lib!CO!C:\distinct_lib\euro2us.obj!F!toUS';