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troubleshooting Question

Script for create linkedserver

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bibi92Flag for France asked on
Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL Server 2005
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I try to script the creation of linkserver, I have this error :
Msg 102, Level 15, State 1, Procedure transfer_schema2, Line 17
Incorrect syntax near '@rmtsrvname'.

Do you have a solution?
CREATE PROCEDURE [dbo].[transfer_schema2]
@Srvsource varchar (30),
@Dbsource varchar(30),
@Schsource varchar(30),
@DbDest varchar(30),
@SchDest varchar (30),
@Pwd varchar (30)


EXEC master.dbo.sp_addlinkedserver @server = @Srvsource, @srvproduct=N'SQL Server'
 /* For security reasons the linked server remote logins password is changed with ######## */

declare @sql1 nvarchar(max);
set @sql1 = 'EXEC master.dbo.sp_addlinkedsrvlogin '@rmtsrvname=N'@Srvsource',@useself=N''False'',@locallogin=NULL,@rmtuser=''sa'',@rmtpassword=''' +@Pwd + '''''
exec sp_executesql @sql1