16.20 - Truncation and Transaction Mode - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ NewSQL Engine International Character Set Support

prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Configuration
User Guide
featnum
B035-1125-162K

The behavior of the truncation depends upon whether the conversion occurs while the Teradata Database is operating in Teradata mode or ANSI mode. For more information, see Truncation Exceptions in ANSI Mode and Truncation Exceptions in Teradata Mode.

In this mode … Truncation of this server character set is as follows …
ANSI non-pad character data causes an error.
Teradata character data is truncated without reporting an error.