Argument Types and Rules

Teradata Vantageā„¢ SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

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Software
Teradata Vantage
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Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
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16.20
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Programming Reference
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B035-1145-162K
Expressions passed to this function must have the following data types:
  • BYTEINT, SMALLINT, INTEGER, BIGINT, DECIMAL/NUMERIC, FLOAT/REAL/DOUBLE PRECISION, or NUMBER
  • CHAR or VARCHAR
  • DATE
  • TIMESTAMP or TIMESTAMP WITH TIME ZONE

All of the input arguments must be the same data type or else the types must be compatible.

The function accepts a maximum of 10 input arguments.