Identifies the physical attributes associated with catalogs accessible from the database management system (DBMS).

Rowset Columns

The DBSCHEMA_CATALOGS rowset contains the following columns.

Column name Type indicator Length Description
CATALOG_NAME DBTYPE_WSTR 255 The catalog name. Cannot be null.
DESCRIPTION DBTYPE_WSTR A human-readable description of the table.
ROLES DBTYPE_WSTR A comma delimited list of roles to which the current user belongs.

An asterisk (*) is included as a role if the current user is a server or database administrator.

Username is appended to ROLES if one of the roles uses dynamic security.
DATE_MODIFIED DBTYPE_DBTIMESTAMP The date that the catalog was last modified.

The rowset is sorted on CATALOG_NAME.

Restriction Columns

The DBSCHEMA_CATALOGS rowset can be restricted on the columns listed in the following table.

Column name Type indicator Restriction State

See Also

OLE DB Schema Rowsets