What is CrazyEngico.com (CE)?

CrazyEngico (CE) is a one-stop solution for interview questions and answers, domain knowledge, e-learning, tutorials, articles and many more learning material.
e-learning - Intelligent e-learning tutorials and articles
Domain Knowledge Learn about various business domains/verticals such as Banking, Financial, Insurance, Healthcare and many more...
Interview Questions and Answers - Post your questions and answers. 1000+ database of ready questions and answers available to prepare for an interview.
Tutorials - 300+ video tutorials from beginner to expert level.
Articles - 300+ technical articles to understand concepts.
Forum - A technical forum to post your queries/responses.

Search Questions

Interview Questions/Answers

Ads
Question
Interview Q & A >> SQL Server >> Why one should not prefix user stored procedure with sp_?

<< Previous Question Navigator Next >>

0        0
Why one should not prefix user stored procedure with sp_? (Views: 1433)


Answers

1        0

It is strongly recommended that you do not create any stored procedures using sp_ as a prefix. SQL Server always looks for a stored procedure beginning with sp_ in this order:
- The stored procedure in the master database.
- The stored procedure based on any qualifiers provided (database name or owner).
- The stored procedure using dbo as the owner, if one is not specified.
Therefore, although the user-created stored procedure prefixed with sp_ may exist in the current database, the master database is always checked first, even if the stored procedure is qualified with the database name.

Submitted By: Anonymous | Created On: 5/16/2009 5:04:13 PM



Post your Answer
Your answer will be first reviewed by our administrator before it appears on the site.

Your Answer:


 
Display Name:





By clicking on Submit button you agree to the Terms of Service agreement.




Copyright © 2018 CrazyEngico.com. All rights reserved.
CrazyEngico.com is not responsible for the content and CrazyEngico.com does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any CrazyEngico.com content.
Please read our terms of service agreement before using this site.

feedback