15.00 - Running External Commands - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Utilities

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
15.00
Content Type
Configuration
Publication ID
B035-1102-015K
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-09-25

Running External Commands

To run a Teradata Database or operating system command from within a modmpplist session, preface the command with an exclamation mark (!).

Syntax

 

Syntax element...

Specifies...

COMMAND

a Teradata Database or operating system command.

Example  

The following example runs the ls operating system command, which shows a directory listing.

mpp> !ls /
bin  boot  dev  etc  home  lib  lib64  log  lost+found  master.src  media  mnt  opt  pkgs  proc  root  sbin  srv  sys  tdsh  tmp  tms  usr  var