It is possible to truncate the output of multibyte characters in an expression with KANJI1 server character set with any of the following client character sets:
In ANSI mode, an error occurs if a non-blank character is truncated.
In Teradata mode, the system returns the number of bytes specified and does not tell you when truncation occurs. The table below shows the hexadecimal returns. The actual return display depends on which system is used.
|This character …||With this format …||Returns this value in hexadecimal …||With this character set …|