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The Ultimate Running Requests Reporter

By Jesse Roberge,

By Jesse Roberge -

Reports all running requests along with the request's identifying information (SPID, login etc),
current resource consumption, query batch text, statement text, and XML query plan.
Can run from a central 'admin' database location.
Requires VIEW_SERVER_STATE permission to work. DB-owner does not have this permission.
Sysadmin does have this permission. VIEW_SERVER_STATE can be granted as a separate permission to some or all dbo users.

Update 2009-09-21:
Tweaked the pigging score - cpu*(reads+writes) is now cpu*(reads*10+writes*10+logical_reads)
Fixed EndPos for cases when it is -1
Added StatementTextLength

Update 2009-10-15:
Added DatabaseID, DatabaseName, BlockedBySessionID, BlockingRequestCount, WaitType, and PendingIOCount

Required Input Parameters

Optional Input Parameters

EXECUTE Util.Util_RunningRequests

Licensed under the L-GPL - a weak copyleft license - you are permitted to use this as a component of a proprietary database and call this from proprietary software.
Copyleft lets you do anything you want except plagarize, conceal the source, or prohibit copying & re-distribution (NDAs etc) of this script/proc.

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as
published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the
License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

see <> for the license text.


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