sp_requestpeertopologyinfo (Transact-SQL)

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server noAzure SQL Database noAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Populates the MSpeer_topologyresponse system table with information about a peer-to-peer transactional replication topology. Execute sp_gettopologyinfo to obtain information from the table in XML format.

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sp_requestpeertopologyinfo [ @publication = ] 'publication'  
        [ ,[ @requestid=] request_id OUTPUT  


[ @publication= ] 'publication'
Is the name of the publication for which to perform a topology-wide status request. publication is sysname, with no default.

[ @request_id= ] request_id
Is the ID number that is assigned to the topology status request. request_id is int, with a default of NULL. This ID can be used by sp_gettopologyinfo.

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)


sp_requestpeertopologyinfo is used in peer-to-peer transactional replication. Execute sp_requestpeertopologyinfo before executing sp_gettopologyinfo. These procedures are used by the Configure Peer-to-Peer Topology Wizard, but they can also be used directly if you require topology information in an XML format. If you prefer tabular results, query the MSpeer_topologyresponse system table.


Requires membership in the sysadmin fixed server role or db_owner fixed database role.

See Also

Peer-to-Peer Transactional Replication
Replication Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)