ReadDefinition Element (ASSL)
Determines whether members can read the definition of the database or the definition of objects in the database.
The value of this element is limited to one of the strings listed in the following table.
Access to the object definition is not allowed.
Basic access to the object definition is allowed.
This permission is required for creating local cubes, linking measure groups, and linking dimensions.
Full access to the object definition is allowed.
This permission is required for executing a Discover XML for Analysis (XMLA) call using the DISCOVER_XML_METADATA parameter.
The elements that correspond to the parents of ReadDefinition in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model are CubePermission, DatabasePermission, DimensionPermission, MiningModelPermission, MiningStructurePermission, and Permission.