ODBC LOB Data Types

ODBC Driver for Teradata® User Guide

prodname
ODBC Driver for Teradata
vrm_release
16.20
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-2526-108K
LONG data types is the ODBC terminology for Large Objects. ODBC defines two types of LONG data types:
  • SQL_LONGVARBINARY
  • SQL_LONGVARCHAR

As with other ODBC data types, these are abstract types that must be mapped to real data types as they are supported by the database.