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sp_srvrolepermission (Transact-SQL)

 

Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview

Displays the permissions of a fixed server role. 

System_CAPS_importantImportant

This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.

Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

sp_srvrolepermission [ [ @srvrolename = ] 'role']

[ @srvrolename = ] 'role'

Is the name of the fixed server role for which permissions are returned. role is sysname, with a default of NULL. If no role is specified, the permissions for all fixed server roles are returned. role can have one of the following values.

Value

Description

sysadmin 

System administrators

securityadmin 

Security administrators

serveradmin 

Server administrators

setupadmin 

Setup administrators

processadmin 

Process administrators

diskadmin 

Disk administrators

dbcreator 

Database creators

bulkadmin 

Can execute BULK INSERT statements

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

Column name

Data type

Description

ServerRole 

sysname

Name of a fixed server role

Permission 

sysname

Permission associated with ServerRole

The permissions listed include the Transact-SQL statements that can be executed, and other special activities that can be performed by members of the fixed server role. To display a list of the fixed server roles, execute sp_helpsrvrole.

The sysadmin fixed server role has the permissions of all the other fixed server roles.

Requires membership in the public role.

The following query returns the permissions associated with the sysadmin fixed server role.

EXEC sp_srvrolepermission 'sysadmin';
GO
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