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String-search on objects in a specified database

By anonuser,

Procedure 'p_find_string' allows users to specify any database on a server in searching for a specified character string.  Supported for string-searching:  table columns, view columns, trigger, function, and procedure code.  Produces a report showing: object type, owner, object name, column id (for tables and views) or what line number (for triggers, functions, and procedures), and the name and definition (for tables and views) or the line of code (for triggers, functions, and procedures).

Example:  Search the pubs database for all columns and lines of code containing the string 'author':

EXEC p_find_string @p_string = 'author'
                 , @p_dbname = 'pubs'

Pre-requisites:  Functions 'f_contains' and 'f_delimited', and stored procedure 'p_get_column_attribute', which I previously submitted.

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