TransPullSubscription TransPullSubscription TransPullSubscription Class

Definition

Represents a pull subscription to a transactional publication.

public ref class TransPullSubscription sealed : Microsoft::SqlServer::Replication::PullSubscription
public sealed class TransPullSubscription : Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication.PullSubscription
Public NotInheritable Class TransPullSubscription
Inherits PullSubscription
Inheritance

Examples

// Define the Publisher, publication, and databases.
string publicationName = "AdvWorksProductTran";
string publisherName = publisherInstance;
string subscriberName = subscriberInstance;
string subscriptionDbName = "AdventureWorks2012Replica";
string publicationDbName = "AdventureWorks2012";

//Create connections to the Publisher and Subscriber.
ServerConnection subscriberConn = new ServerConnection(subscriberName);
ServerConnection publisherConn = new ServerConnection(publisherName);

// Create the objects that we need.
TransPublication publication;
TransPullSubscription subscription;

try
{
	// Connect to the Publisher and Subscriber.
	subscriberConn.Connect();
             publisherConn.Connect();

	// Ensure that the publication exists and that 
	// it supports pull subscriptions.
	publication = new TransPublication();
	publication.Name = publicationName;
	publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName;
	publication.ConnectionContext = publisherConn;

	if (publication.IsExistingObject)
	{
		if ((publication.Attributes & PublicationAttributes.AllowPull) == 0)
		{
			publication.Attributes |= PublicationAttributes.AllowPull;
		}

		// Define the pull subscription.
		subscription = new TransPullSubscription();
		subscription.ConnectionContext = subscriberConn;
		subscription.PublisherName = publisherName;
		subscription.PublicationName = publicationName;
		subscription.PublicationDBName = publicationDbName;
		subscription.DatabaseName = subscriptionDbName;

		// Specify the Windows login credentials for the Distribution Agent job.
		subscription.SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity.Login = winLogin;
		subscription.SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity.Password = winPassword;

		// Make sure that the agent job for the subscription is created.
		subscription.CreateSyncAgentByDefault = true;

                 // By default, subscriptions to transactional publications are synchronized 
                 // continuously, but in this case we only want to synchronize on demand.
                 subscription.AgentSchedule.FrequencyType = ScheduleFrequencyType.OnDemand;

                 // Create the pull subscription at the Subscriber.
		subscription.Create();

		Boolean registered = false;

		// Verify that the subscription is not already registered.
		foreach (TransSubscription existing
			in publication.EnumSubscriptions())
		{
			if (existing.SubscriberName == subscriberName
				&& existing.SubscriptionDBName == subscriptionDbName)
			{
				registered = true;
			}
		}
		if (!registered)
		{
			// Register the subscription with the Publisher.
			publication.MakePullSubscriptionWellKnown(
				subscriberName, subscriptionDbName,
				SubscriptionSyncType.Automatic,
				TransSubscriberType.ReadOnly);
		}
	}
	else
	{
		// Do something here if the publication does not exist.
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"The publication '{0}' does not exist on {1}.",
			publicationName, publisherName));
	}
}
catch (Exception ex)
{
	// Implement the appropriate error handling here.
	throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
		"The subscription to {0} could not be created.", publicationName), ex);
}
finally
{
	subscriberConn.Disconnect();
	publisherConn.Disconnect();
}
' Define the Publisher, publication, and databases.
Dim publicationName As String = "AdvWorksProductTran"
Dim publisherName As String = publisherInstance
Dim subscriberName As String = subscriberInstance
Dim subscriptionDbName As String = "AdventureWorks2012Replica"
Dim publicationDbName As String = "AdventureWorks2012"

'Create connections to the Publisher and Subscriber.
Dim subscriberConn As ServerConnection = New ServerConnection(subscriberName)
Dim publisherConn As ServerConnection = New ServerConnection(publisherName)

' Create the objects that we need.
Dim publication As TransPublication
Dim subscription As TransPullSubscription

Try
    ' Connect to the Publisher and Subscriber.
    subscriberConn.Connect()
    publisherConn.Connect()

    ' Ensure that the publication exists and that 
    ' it supports pull subscriptions.
    publication = New TransPublication()
    publication.Name = publicationName
    publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName
    publication.ConnectionContext = publisherConn

    If publication.IsExistingObject Then
        If (publication.Attributes And PublicationAttributes.AllowPull) = 0 Then
            publication.Attributes = publication.Attributes _
            Or PublicationAttributes.AllowPull
        End If

        ' Define the pull subscription.
        subscription = New TransPullSubscription()
        subscription.ConnectionContext = subscriberConn
        subscription.PublisherName = publisherName
        subscription.PublicationName = publicationName
        subscription.PublicationDBName = publicationDbName
        subscription.DatabaseName = subscriptionDbName
        subscription.Description = "Pull subscription to " + publicationDbName _
        + " on " + subscriberName + "."

        ' Specify the Windows login credentials for the Distribution Agent job.
        subscription.SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity.Login = winLogin
        subscription.SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity.Password = winPassword

        ' Make sure that the agent job for the subscription is created.
        subscription.CreateSyncAgentByDefault = True

        ' By default, subscriptions to transactional publications are synchronized 
        ' continuously, but in this case we only want to synchronize on demand.
        subscription.AgentSchedule.FrequencyType = ScheduleFrequencyType.OnDemand

        ' Create the pull subscription at the Subscriber.
        subscription.Create()

        Dim registered As Boolean = False

        ' Verify that the subscription is not already registered.
        For Each existing As TransSubscription In publication.EnumSubscriptions()
            If existing.SubscriberName = subscriberName And _
                existing.SubscriptionDBName = subscriptionDbName Then
                registered = True
            End If
        Next existing
        If Not registered Then
            ' Register the subscription with the Publisher.
            publication.MakePullSubscriptionWellKnown( _
             subscriberName, subscriptionDbName, _
             SubscriptionSyncType.Automatic, _
             TransSubscriberType.ReadOnly)
        End If
    Else
        ' Do something here if the publication does not exist.
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
         "The publication '{0}' does not exist on {1}.", _
         publicationName, publisherName))
    End If
Catch ex As Exception
    ' Implement the appropriate error handling here.
    Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
        "The subscription to {0} could not be created.", publicationName), ex)
Finally
    subscriberConn.Disconnect()
    publisherConn.Disconnect()
End Try

Remarks

For a pull subscription, the Distribution Agent runs at the Subscriber.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Constructors

TransPullSubscription() TransPullSubscription() TransPullSubscription()

Creates a new instance of the TransPullSubscription class.

TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection) TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection) TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection)

Creates a new instance of the TransPullSubscription class with the properties that define a pull subscription.

TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean) TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean) TransPullSubscription(String, String, String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean)

Creates a new instance of the TransPullSubscription class with the properties that define a pull subscription, and whether or not to create the agent job for the subscription.

Properties

AgentJobId AgentJobId AgentJobId

Gets the ID of the agent job used to synchronize the subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
AgentOffload AgentOffload AgentOffload

Gets or sets whether or not the Synchronization Agent runs on a computer other than the one where the agent job was created. This property is no longer supported for Distributors running Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and later.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
AgentOffloadServer AgentOffloadServer AgentOffloadServer

Gets or sets the name of the remote computer where the agent runs when using remote agent activation.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
AgentSchedule AgentSchedule AgentSchedule

Gets the schedule for the agent job used to synchronize the subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
AltSnapshotFolder AltSnapshotFolder AltSnapshotFolder

Gets or sets the location where the publication snapshot files are obtained when the default snapshot location at the Distributor is not used.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Attributes Attributes Attributes

Gets or sets the attributes of a transactional publication that are supported by the subscription.

CachePropertyChanges CachePropertyChanges CachePropertyChanges

Gets or sets whether to cache changes made to the replication properties or to apply them immediately.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
ConnectionContext ConnectionContext ConnectionContext

Gets or sets the connection to an instance of Microsoft SQL Server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CreateSyncAgentByDefault CreateSyncAgentByDefault CreateSyncAgentByDefault

Gets or sets whether or not the agent job used to start the Replication Agent to synchronize the subscription is created when the subscription is created.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
DatabaseName DatabaseName DatabaseName

Gets or sets the name of the subscription database.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Description Description Description

Gets or sets a textual description of the pull subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
DistributorName DistributorName DistributorName

Gets or sets the instance of Microsoft SQL Server that is the Distributor and is distributing the publication to which the subscription subscribes.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
DistributorSecurity DistributorSecurity DistributorSecurity

Gets the security context used to connect to the Distributor.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
DtsPackageLocation DtsPackageLocation DtsPackageLocation

Gets or sets the location of the Data Transformation Services (DTS) package used with a transformable subscription.

DtsPackageName DtsPackageName DtsPackageName

Gets or sets the Data Transformation Services (DTS) package name used in a transformable subscription.

DtsPackagePassword DtsPackagePassword DtsPackagePassword

Gets or sets the password that is used with a transformable subscription.

EnabledForSynchronizationManager EnabledForSynchronizationManager EnabledForSynchronizationManager

Specifies whether or not the subscription can be synchronized using Windows Synchronization Manager.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
FtpAddress FtpAddress FtpAddress

Gets or sets the IP address of the FTP server.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
FtpLogin FtpLogin FtpLogin

Gets or sets the FTP login.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
FtpPassword FtpPassword FtpPassword

Gets or sets the FTP password.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
FtpPort FtpPort FtpPort

Gets or sets the port number for the FTP server.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
IsExistingObject IsExistingObject IsExistingObject

Gets whether the object exists on the server or not.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
IsMemoryOptimized IsMemoryOptimized IsMemoryOptimized Inherited from PullSubscription
LastAgentDateTime LastAgentDateTime LastAgentDateTime

Gets the date and time when the subscription was last synchronized.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
LastAgentStatus LastAgentStatus LastAgentStatus

Gets the status of the most recent synchronization of the subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
LastAgentSummary LastAgentSummary LastAgentSummary

Gets a summary of the result of the most recent synchronization of the subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
LastSummaryDateTime LastSummaryDateTime LastSummaryDateTime

Gets the date and time that the last synchronization was completed.

MemoryOptimized MemoryOptimized MemoryOptimized
Name Name Name

Gets the name generated for the pull subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
PublicationDBName PublicationDBName PublicationDBName

Gets or sets the name of the publication database.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
PublicationName PublicationName PublicationName

Gets or sets the name of the publication to which the subscription subscribes.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
PublisherName PublisherName PublisherName

Gets or sets the name of the Publisher.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
PublisherSecurity PublisherSecurity PublisherSecurity

Gets or sets the security context used by the Synchronization Agent when connecting to the Publisher.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
SecureFtpPassword SecureFtpPassword SecureFtpPassword

Gets or sets the secured password for the login used to connect to the FTP server.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
SqlServerName SqlServerName SqlServerName

Gets the name of the Microsoft SQL Server instance to which this object is connected.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
SubscriberSecurity SubscriberSecurity SubscriberSecurity

Gets the security context that is used by the Synchronization Agent when connecting to the Subscriber.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
SubscriberType SubscriberType SubscriberType

Gets or sets the updating behavior of the subscription.

SubscriptionId SubscriptionId SubscriptionId

Gets the subscription ID value.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
SubscriptionType SubscriptionType SubscriptionType

Gets whether the subscription registration is for a push, pull, or anonymous subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
SynchronizationAgent SynchronizationAgent SynchronizationAgent

Gets an object that represents an instance of the Distribution Agent that can be used to synchronize the subscription.

SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity SynchronizationAgentProcessSecurity

Gets the security context that is used to specify the Microsoft Windows account under which the Synchronization Agent job runs to synchronize the subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Type Type Type

Gets or sets the publication type.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
UseFtp UseFtp UseFtp

Gets or sets whether or not the snapshot files needed to initialize the pull subscription are accessed by the Synchronization Agent using File Transfer Protocol (FTP).

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
UserData UserData UserData

Gets or sets an object property that allows users to attach their own data to the object.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
WorkingDirectory WorkingDirectory WorkingDirectory

Gets or sets the path of the directory at the Subscriber that is used to temporarily store and decompress downloaded snapshot files.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)

Methods

CheckValidCreation() CheckValidCreation() CheckValidCreation()

Checks the valid replication creation.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CheckValidDefinition(Boolean) CheckValidDefinition(Boolean) CheckValidDefinition(Boolean)

Indicates whether the definition if valid.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
CommitPropertyChanges() CommitPropertyChanges() CommitPropertyChanges()

Sends all the cached property change statements to the instance of Microsoft SQL Server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
Create() Create() Create()

Creates the pull subscription on the Subscriber.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
CustomEnabledForSyncMgr(StringBuilder) CustomEnabledForSyncMgr(StringBuilder) CustomEnabledForSyncMgr(StringBuilder)

Enables the custom publication for synchronous manager.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Decouple() Decouple() Decouple()

Decouples the referenced replication object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
DoUpdateMemoryOptimizedProperty(String) DoUpdateMemoryOptimizedProperty(String) DoUpdateMemoryOptimizedProperty(String)
GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String) GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String) GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String)

Returns the change command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions) GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions) GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions)

Returns the create command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean) GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean) GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean)

Returns the drop command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
InitMemberVariables(String, String, String, String, Boolean) InitMemberVariables(String, String, String, String, Boolean) InitMemberVariables(String, String, String, String, Boolean)

Initializes the member variables.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
InternalRefresh(Boolean) InternalRefresh(Boolean) InternalRefresh(Boolean)

Initiates an internal refresh from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
LastAgentJobHistoryInfo() LastAgentJobHistoryInfo() LastAgentJobHistoryInfo()

Returns information on the last Synchronization Agent job that was run.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Load() Load() Load()

Loads the properties of an existing object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
LoadProperties() LoadProperties() LoadProperties()

Loads the properties of an existing object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
Refresh() Refresh() Refresh()

Reloads the properties of the object.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
Reinitialize() Reinitialize() Reinitialize()

Marks the pull subscription for reinitialization.

Remove() Remove() Remove()

Removes the pull subscription.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
Script(ScriptOptions) Script(ScriptOptions) Script(ScriptOptions)

Returns a Transact-SQL script to create or delete the pull subscription based on the current property setting of the PullSubscription object.

(Inherited from PullSubscription)
StopSynchronizationJob() StopSynchronizationJob() StopSynchronizationJob()

Attempts to stop a running Distribution Agent job that is currently synchronizing the subscription.

SynchronizeWithJob() SynchronizeWithJob() SynchronizeWithJob()

Starts the agent job to synchronize the subscription.

Applies to

See Also