17.00 - External Procedures - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Dictionary

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
17.00
created_date
June 2020
category
Administration
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1092-170K

External procedures are defined and stored as database objects. The source code and the object code are stored in the database of the user space.

External procedure objects contain:

  • C/C++ source and object code for the external procedure if its language is not Java.
  • External procedure name
  • External name
  • Data types of the parameters
  • Source file language
  • Data accessing characteristic
  • Parameter passing convention
  • Execution protection mode
  • Character type
  • Platform type