Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

To delete system views created by replication.

Posted on 2010-08-18
2
Medium Priority
?
507 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-13

I have deleted all the replications, publications,subscriptions from my server.

There are many synobj views which were not deleted by system.

the view names are like
syncobj_0x3533464132323033
syncobj_0x3138463935344234
syncobj_0x3130454430424245
syncobj_0x3830354145374444
syncobj_0x4435313930423141
syncobj_0x3136433335433042
syncobj_0x3739343743384145
syncobj_0x3835444346433032
syncobj_0x3333363034413945
syncobj_0x4342423330314446

Is it safe to delete these views manually?
What is the safe method of delete?
0
Comment
Question by:Mehram
2 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
PrakashRaoBS earned 2000 total points
ID: 33462937
These objects are used when generating the snapshots. If your table is
large, or if your article on the publisher is different from the article on
the subscriber (horizontal or vertical partitioning - in other words a
different number of rows or columns), SQL Server chooses to replicate from
views (called sync objects) instead of the underlying base tables.

If your replication is not active then you can drop these views. Otherwise if you drop the views, it will get affect one the replication snapshot is getting synced.

These system views are used during the snapshot process. Instead of deleting these views, You could assign them to the db_reader role.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Mehram
ID: 33498182
Thanks
0

Featured Post

Get your problem seen by more experts

Be seen. Boost your question’s priority for more expert views and faster solutions

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Microsoft Access has a limit of 255 columns in a single table; SQL Server allows tables with over 255 columns, but reading that data is not necessarily simple.  The final solution for this task involved creating a custom text parser and then reading…
One of the most important things in an application is the query performance. This article intends to give you good tips to improve the performance of your queries.
Via a live example, show how to shrink a transaction log file down to a reasonable size.
Viewers will learn how to use the SELECT statement in SQL to return specific rows and columns, with various degrees of sorting and limits in place.
Suggested Courses

580 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question