16.20 - Example: Shortening the Scale of the Multiplier - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1145-162K

The following query corrects the problem in Example: CASE Expression Fails by shortening the scale of the multiplier in the THEN expression:

   SELECT SUM (CASE
                WHEN column_2=1 
                THEN column_3 * 6.1122334455667788
                ELSE column_3
               END )
   FROM dec22;