Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
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Changes the properties of a Log Reader Agent job that runs at a Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or later version Distributor. This stored procedure is used to change properties when the Publisher runs on an instance of SQL Server 2000. This stored procedure is executed at the Distributor on the distribution database.
Is the security mode used by the agent when connecting to the Publisher. publisher_security_mode is smallint, with no default.
0 specifies SQL Server Authentication.
1 specifies Windows Authentication.
[ @publisher_login= ] 'publisher_login'
Is the login used when connecting to the Publisher. publisher_login is sysname, with no default. publisher_login must be specified when publisher_security_mode is 0. If publisher_login is NULL and publisher_security_mode is 1, then the Windows account specified in job_login will be used when connecting to the Publisher.
[ @publisher_password= ] 'publisher_password'
Is the password used when connecting to the Publisher. publisher_password is sysname, with no default.
[ @job_login= ] 'job_login'
Is the login for the Windows account under which the agent runs. job_login is nvarchar(257), with no default. This cannot be changed for a non-SQL Server publisher.
[ @job_password= ] 'job_password'
Is the password for the Windows account under which the agent runs. job_password is sysname, with no default.
[ @publisher_type= ] 'publisher_type'
Specifies the Publisher type when the Publisher is not running in an instance of SQL Server. publisher_type is sysname, and can be one of the following values.
Specifies a SQL Server Publisher.
Specifies a standard Oracle Publisher.
Specifies an Oracle Gateway Publisher.
For more information about the differences between an Oracle Publisher and an Oracle Gateway Publisher, see Oracle Publishing Overview.