17.10 - Table Element - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - XML Data Type

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)

The Table element is a child of the Operation element and identifies the target table that is updated by the shredding process.

The Table element has the following components:

  • A name attribute that specifies a table name. If this is an unqualified name, the attribute refers to a table in the default database.
  • A key attribute that identifies the primary key of the table. The value of this attribute can be a comma-separated list of column names.
  • A number of Column elements as its child elements, which describe a row template that is used in the update operations