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Beginner at replication - How can you tell how often replication kicksoff?


Beginner at replication - How can you tell how often replication kicksoff?

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I'm a beginner at replication, and trying to look at an existing replication job. From server A to server B. Looks like its just one-way replication. with a A being the publisher/Distributor, and B, being the subscriber. Is there a way to tell how often replication kicksoff? a scheduler of some type? Need to answer the question "is replication occuring every 5, 10, or 15 minutes?" or is it constant, every time a change occurs on A, is B automatically updated. Basically a continuous update/replication?
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It depends.
It depends on the type of replication. If it is Snapshot replication, it will be scheduled to run at a certain interval. But if it is Transactional replication and set with immediate, then it will update as soon as a data is changed. (Of course there might be a small lag)

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How can I tell whether its snapshot or transactional? I'm thinking its just transactional, but I'll double check.
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Ok, its transactional.
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Where do I check to see if the transactional rep is set to immediate?
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If you script the Publication, check what is the value for @repl_freq. If it is continuous, then it updates the subscriber immediately.

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Awesome! Thank you very much. Really appreciate your help. I owe you a 6 pack. :-)
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Glad I could help... Send out the Six pack by post...;-)

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