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sp_help_log_shipping_primary_secondary (Transact-SQL)

sp_help_log_shipping_primary_secondary (Transact-SQL)

This stored procedure returns information regarding all the secondary databases for a given primary database.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

[ @primary_database = ] 'primary_database'

[ @primary_database = ] 'primary_database'

Is the name of the database on the primary server. primary_database is sysname, with no default.

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

Column name Description


The name of the secondary instance of the Microsoft SQL Server Database Engine in the log shipping configuration.


The name of the secondary database in the log shipping configuration.

sp_help_log_shipping_primary_secondary must be run from the master database on the primary server.

Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role can run this procedure.

This example illustrates using sp_help_log_shipping_primary_secondary to retrieve a list of secondary databases associate with the primary database AdventureWorks.

master.dbo.sp_help_log_shipping_primary_secondary @primary_database=N'AdventureWorks'

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