sys.fn_cdc_map_lsn_to_time (Transact-SQL)

SQL Server 2012

Returns the date and time value from the tran_end_time column in the cdc.lsn_time_mapping system table for the specified log sequence number (LSN). You can use this function to systematically map LSN ranges to date ranges in a change table.

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sys.fn_cdc_map_lsn_to_time ( lsn_value )


Is the LSN value to match against. lsn_value is binary(10).

This function can be used to determine the time that a change was committed based upon the __$start_lsn value returned in the row of change data.

Requires membership in the public role.

The following example uses the function sys.fn_cdc_map_lsn_to_time to determine the commit time associated with the last change processed in the specified LSN interval for the HumanResources_Employee capture instance.

USE AdventureWorks2012;
DECLARE @max_lsn binary(10);
SELECT @max_lsn = MAX(__$start_lsn)
FROM cdc.fn_cdc_get_all_changes_HumanResources_Employee(@from_lsn, @to_lsn, 'all');
SELECT sys.fn_cdc_map_lsn_to_time(@max_lsn);