Reports information about all change data capture cleanup or capture jobs in the current database.
|Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).|
0 (success) or 1 (failure)
|Column name||Data type||Description|
|job_id||uniqueidentifier||The ID of the job.|
|job_type||nvarchar(20)||The type of job.|
|maxtrans||int||The maximum number of transactions to process in each scan cycle.|
maxtrans is valid only for capture jobs.
|maxscans||int||The maximum number of scan cycles to execute in order to extract all rows from the log.|
maxscans is valid only for capture jobs.
|continuous||bit||A flag indicating whether the capture job is to run continuously (1), or run in one-time mode (0). For more information, see sys.sp_cdc_add_job (Transact-SQL).|
continuous is valid only for capture jobs.
|pollinginterval||bigint||The number of seconds between log scan cycles.|
pollinginterval is valid only for capture jobs.
|retention||bigint||The number of minutes that change rows are to be retained in change tables.|
retention is valid only for cleanup jobs.
|threshold||bigint||The maximum number of delete entries that can be deleted using a single statement on cleanup.|
Requires membership in the db_owner fixed database role.
The following example returns information about the defined capture and cleanup jobs for the
USE AdventureWorks2012; GO EXEC sys.sp_cdc_help_jobs; GO