Table created in Stored Procedure

I have a table that is created by Stored procedure. Is there a way quick to use query to identify which procedure generating this table ?

Tks
AXISHKAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

lcohanDatabase AnalystCommented:
If you know the table name please try following select in SSMS against that specific dabatase (not master):

select * from sys.syscomments where text like '%PutYourTableNameHere%';
0
Scott PletcherSenior DBACommented:
You mean from outside that proc?  No, not unless you store that info somewhere.

If you mean can the proc "identity itself" as it's running, then yes, using @@PROCID.
0
Jim HornMicrosoft SQL Server Developer, Architect, and AuthorCommented:
If your question is 'What SP whose name I don't know creates table x?', then the below code will return all SP's with the value x in it.  If the set is too big, or if you feel lucky, change x to CREATE TABLE x
SELECT OBJECT_NAME(object_id)
FROM sys.sql_modules
WHERE OBJECTPROPERTY(object_id, 'IsProcedure') = 1
   AND definition LIKE '%x%'

Open in new window

0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Upgrade your Question Security!

Your question, your audience. Choose who sees your identity—and your question—with question security.

Scott PletcherSenior DBACommented:
That doesn't actually tell you that proc did create that table, just that it potentially could have created it.
0
Jim HornMicrosoft SQL Server Developer, Architect, and AuthorCommented:
Granted.  Didn't have anything else to offer up, as table properties / sys.tables / sys.objects does not speak to it.
0
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Tks. It works fine only when I use a database that contains the store procedure. Can it be further enhancement to search through all database ? Tks


SELECT OBJECT_NAME(object_id)
FROM sys.sql_modules
WHERE OBJECTPROPERTY(object_id, 'IsProcedure') = 1
   AND definition LIKE '%x%'
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft SQL Server 2008

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.