ReplicationServer.GetOriginalPublisher Method

Returns the name of the originating Publisher for a published database participating in a database mirroring session.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Rmo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Rmo.dll)


Public Function GetOriginalPublisher ( _
    dbName As String _
) As String
Dim instance As ReplicationServer
Dim dbName As String
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.GetOriginalPublisher(dbName)
public string GetOriginalPublisher(
    string dbName
String^ GetOriginalPublisher(
    String^ dbName
member GetOriginalPublisher : 
        dbName:string -> string 
public function GetOriginalPublisher(
    dbName : String
) : String


  • dbName
    Type: System.String
    Name of a published database that participates in database mirroring.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A String value.


This method is used to support replication with database mirroring. For more information, see Replication and Database Mirroring.

The GetOriginalPublisher method is executed at the Publisher.