sysdatabases & user access

Posted on 2010-08-20
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
is 'mode' have the value for the mode of the database?
does not tell what it is?

or is there another place to check for SINGLE/MULTI user mode info for SQL 2000?

Question by:anushahanna
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cyberkiwi earned 275 total points
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Bitmask 4096 of the status column in the same link

select case when status & 4096 = 4096 then 'Single User' else 'Multi User' end, *
from master..sysdatabases
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by:Jim P.
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You can use the sp_dboption 'single user' into a variable and then evaluate from there.

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very excellent. Thanks.

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