The Ferret utility, ferret, lets you display and set storage space utilization attributes of the Teradata Database. Ferret dynamically reconfigures the data in the Teradata file system while maintaining data integrity during changes. Ferret works on various data levels as necessary: vproc, table, subtable, WAL log, disk, and cylinder.
Scenarios Runs From
Note: Ferret cannot be used when Teradata Database is in Debug-Stop state.
For general information on starting the utilities from different interfaces, see Appendix B: “Starting the Utilities” For information on Viewpoint, see Teradata Viewpoint User Guide.