16.20 - Example: FORMAT Phrase and Character Formats - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantageā„¢ Data Types and Literals

prodname
Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1143-162K

Both of the following FORMAT phrases specify a five-position character string:

FORMAT 'X(5)'
FORMAT 'XXXXX'