15.10 - HELP MACRO - 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 the specified macro.

If a macro does not contain any parameters, a message is returned to indicate that parameters have not been defined.

HELP MACRO can also be used to obtain a comment that explains how to use the macro.

If you perform HELP MACRO for a macro that has semantic errors in its definition, the system does not return an error message.

Privileges

To execute this statement, you must have either of the following privileges.

  • Ownership of the macro.
  • At least one privilege on the requested object.

Use the SHOW privilege to enable a user to perform HELP or SHOW requests only against a specified macro.

Syntax