FT:Crawl Started Event Class

The FT:Crawl Started event class indicates that a full-text crawl (population) has started. Use this event class to check if a crawl request is actually being picked up by worker tasks.

FT: Crawl Started Event Class Data Columns

Data column name Data type Description Column ID Filterable
DatabaseID int ID of the database in which the full-text crawl was started. Determine the value for a database by using the DB_ID function. 3 Yes
EventClass int Type of event = 155. 27 No
EventSequence int Sequence of a given event within the request. 51 No
IsSystem int Indicates whether the event occurred on a system process or a user process. 1 = system, 0 = user. 60 Yes
ObjectID int System-assigned ID of the object. The full-text crawl was started on the full-text index on this object. 22 Yes
SessionLoginName nvarchar Login name of the user who originated the session. For example, if you connect to SQL Server using Login1 and execute a statement as Login2, SessionLoginName shows Login1 and LoginName shows Login2. This column displays both SQL Server and Microsoft Windows logins. 64 Yes
SPID int ID of the session on which the event occurred. 12 Yes
StartTime datetime Time at which the event started, if available. 14 Yes
TextData ntext Full-text crawl type. The value can be Full, Incremental, Manual, or Auto. 1 Yes
TransactionID bigint System-assigned ID of the transaction. 4 Yes

See Also

sp_trace_setevent (Transact-SQL)