Updated: June 10, 2016
Returns a row per linked-server-login mapping, for use by RPC and distributed queries from local server to the corresponding linked server.
|Column name||Data type||Description|
|server_id||int||ID of the server in sys.servers.|
|local_principal_id||int||Server-principal to whom mapping applies.|
0 = wildcard or public.
|uses_self_credential||bit||If 1, mapping indicates session should use its own credentials; otherwise, 0 indicates that session uses the name and password that are supplied.|
|remote_name||sysname||Remote user name to use when connecting. Password is also stored, but not exposed in catalog view interfaces.|
|modify_date||datetime||Date the linked login was last changed.|
The visibility of the metadata in catalog views is limited to securables that a user either owns or on which the user has been granted some permission. For more information, see Metadata Visibility Configuration.