Argument Types and Rules

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Data Types and Literals

brand
Software
Teradata Vantage
prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-162K

Expressions passed to this function must have the following data types:

  • numeric_expr= BYTEINT, SMALLINT, INTEGER, BIGINT, DECIMAL/NUMERIC, FLOAT/REAL/DOUBLE PRECISION, or NUMBER
  • format_arg = CHAR or VARCHAR
  • NLS_param = CHAR or VARCHAR