The following rules apply to character strings.
|IF the string is cast in this mode …||THEN it is truncated of …|
|ANSI||trailing pad character spaces to achieve the desired length. Truncation of other characters, or part of a multibyte character, returns an error.|
|Teradata||trailing characters to achieve the desired length.
Truncation on Kanji1 character data types containing multibyte characters might result in truncating one byte of the multibyte character.