IHpublishercolumns (Transact-SQL)

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

The IHpublishercolumns system table represents metadata stored at the publisher. This table contains one row for each column replicated from non-SQL Server Publishers using the current Distributor. Data type information in IHpublishercolumns is specific to the non-SQL Server database management system (DBMS) from which the data is published. This table is stored in the distribution database.


Column name Data type Description
publishercolumn_id int Identifies a published column.
table_id int Identifies the source table from IHpublishertables to which the column belongs.
publisher_id smallint Identifies the non-SQL Server Publisher from which the column is being published.
name sysname The name of the published column.
column_ordinal int Identifies the column by order.
type varchar(255) The column data type of the source column at Publisher.
length bigint The length of the source column at Publisher.
prec int The precision of the source column at Publisher.
scale int The scale of the source column at Publisher.
isnullable bit Indicates whether the column accepts NULL values, where 1 means that NULL values are accepted.
iscaptured bit Indicates whether a trigger exists on the column, which may exist even if the column in not published in an article. A value of 1 means that the trigger exists on the column.

See Also

Heterogeneous Database Replication
Replication Tables (Transact-SQL)
Replication Views (Transact-SQL)
sysarticlecolumns (System View) (Transact-SQL)
sysarticlecolumns (Transact-SQL)