16.10 - Truncation and Transaction Mode - Teradata Database

Teradata Database International Character Set Support

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Configuration
User Guide
featnum
B035-1125-161K

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.