Removes meta data when a subscription is dropped at a Subscriber. For a normal subscription, the meta data includes an entry in the system table MSreplication_subscriptions. For a synchronizing transaction subscription, it also includes immediate-updating triggers. This stored procedure is executed at the Subscriber on the subscription database.
sp_subscription_cleanup [ @publisher = ] 'publisher'
, [ @publisher_db = ] 'publisher_db'
[ , [ @publication = ] 'publication']
[ , [ @reserved = ] 'reserved']
[@publisher =] 'publisher'
Is the name of the Publisher. publisher is sysname, with no default.
[@publisher_db =] 'publisher_db'
Is the name of the Publisher database. publisher_db is sysname, with no default.
[@publication =] 'publication'
Is the name of the publication. publication is sysname, with a default of NULL. If NULL, subscriptions using a shared agent publication in the publishing database will be deleted.
[@reserved =] 'reserved'
For internal use only.
Return Code Values
0 (success) or 1 (failure)
sp_subscription_cleanup is used in transactional and snapshot replication.
Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role or the db_owner fixed database role can execute sp_subscription_cleanup.