15.00 - Sources of Spool Space - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.00
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-1094-015K

Sources of Spool Space

Spool space is taken only from disk cylinders that are not being used for data. Data blocks and spool blocks cannot coexist on the same cylinder.

When spool is released, the file system returns the cylinders it was using to the free cylinder list.