sys.external_languages (Transact-SQL)

Applies to: yesSQL Server 2019 (15.x)

This catalog view provides a list of the external languages in the database. R and Python are reserved names and no external language can be created with those specific names.

sys.external_languages

The catalog view sys.external_languages lists a row for each external language in the database.

Column name Data type Description
external_language_id int ID of the external language
language sysname Name of the external language. Is unique within the database. R and Python are reserved names per instance
create_date datetime2 Date and time of creation
principal_id int ID of the principal that owns this external library

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