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Nice Article! It's good to learn for new DBA's like me. Thanks for sharing.
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thx

going to have to try this to see how it works

edit: does this work with DTS packages? we have a lot of jobs that are DTS or SSIS packages and not just running stored procedures
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Thanks for the article. I almost did read it because I have a job and am not looking. w00t :-D Hehe Laugh

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sysdepends is going to be deprecated in future releases.

While it runs perfectly on older editions, do not get addicted to it
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Nitya (5/5/2010)
sysdepends is going to be deprecated in future releases.

While it runs perfectly on older editions, do not get addicted to it



As will sysobjects be deprecated.

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Thanks for the article. I almost did read it because I have a job and am not looking. w00t :-D Hehe Laugh



I thought the same thing when I first saw the title.

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Nice article.

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Try sys.dm_sql_referenced_entities or sys.dm_sql_referencing_entities instead. Otherwise it's a nice idea.

Oh wait, I just re-read and saw you were doing this for 2000. Didn't know anyone was still using 2000... ;-)

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The problem is not just the sysdepends is deprecated, it is not accurate.
Example:
create a table
create a procedure that selects from the table
drop the table (which deletes records in sysdepends)
create a table with the same name

The procedure still runs, still depends on the table, but no record in sysdepends

Even if they fixed that problem in 2005/2008 you still won't have tables referenced in dynamic SQL, etc..

It is not that hard to write some code to search syscomments (or sys.sql_modules)
(like the code in the article searching the job command field)

Of course it helps if your naming convention is such that it reduces false positives.
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