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recovery_model_desc in SQL 2000

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sys.databases has recovery_model_desc. where is that column in SQL 2000? I could not see it in sysdatabases.

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Its in the status column, me thinks.
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select name, databasepropertyex(name, 'Recovery') as RecoveryModel from master.dbo.sysdatabases order by name
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that's it.

is there a reason there is not documentation (that i could find) on sysdatabases.status as you thought so.
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its a bit, so it has to be parsed that way.  

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa260406%28SQL.80%29.aspx
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Thanks.
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