troubleshooting Question

T-SQL for SQL Server 2008 to detemine who is Principal and who is Mirror

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Carl WebsterFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
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I have setup mirroring for a database using SQL Server 2008 SP2.

When I look in the SQL Mgmt Studio my SQL1 server shows as (Principal, Synchronized) and my SQL2 server shows as (Mirror, Synchronized/Restoring...).

When I issue the follow T-SQL:

USE [Master]

The GUI shows the reverse.  i.e SQL2 is now Principal and SQL1 is now Mirror.

Is there some T-SQL code I can use to show the Principal and Mirror status for the database?
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