open objects Server Configuration Option

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)noAzure SQL DatabasenoAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

This option is still present in sp_configure, although its functionality has been disabled in Microsoft SQL Server. (The setting has no effect.) In SQL Server, the number of open database objects is managed dynamically and is limited only by the available memory. The open objects option available in sp_configure for backward compatibility with existing scripts.

Important

This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Do not use this feature in new development work, and modify applications that currently use this feature as soon as possible.

See Also

Server Configuration Options (SQL Server)