Displays the permissions of a fixed server role.
|sp_srvrolepermission returns information that is correct in SQL Server 2000. The output does not reflect changes to the permissions hierarchy that is implemented in SQL Server 2005. For more information, see Permissions of Fixed Server Roles.|
- [ @srvrolename = ] 'role'
Is the name of the fixed server role for which permissions are returned. role is sysname, with a default of NULL. If no role is specified, the permissions for all fixed server roles are returned. role can have one of the following values.
Can execute BULK INSERT statements
The permissions listed include the Transact-SQL statements that can be executed, and other special activities that can be performed by members of the fixed server role. To display a list of the fixed server roles, execute sp_helpsrvrole.
The sysadmin fixed server role has the permissions of all the other fixed server roles.
The following query returns the permissions associated with the
sysadmin fixed server role.
EXEC sp_srvrolepermission 'sysadmin'; GO