16.10 - Overview - 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

If an external client character set has characters that do not appear in the corresponding Teradata-supplied client character set translation codes, you can create your own site-defined client character set.

This chapter describes how to create and implement custom single-byte client character sets, based on the ASCII and EBCDIC character sets.

For information on how to create and implement character sets that client character set that define non-western European characters and require custom character mapping, see Extended Site-Defined Client Character Sets