DBCC OPENTRAN translated using DMV’s

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I finally started looking for a decent alternative for the old ‘Sybase’ command to check for open transaction (DBCC OPENTRAN). Here it is:

SELECT st.session_id AS [SPID]
, DB_NAME(dt.database_id) AS [DB name]
, dt.database_transaction_begin_time AS [Started at]
, at.name AS [Transaction type]
, st.transaction_id AS [Transaction id]
FROM sys.dm_tran_database_transactions dt
INNER JOIN sys.dm_tran_session_transactions st on dt.transaction_id = st.transaction_id
INNER JOIN sys.dm_tran_active_transactions at on at.transaction_id = st.transaction_id
WHERE database_transaction_state=4 -- The transaction has generated log records.
AND database_transaction_type = 1 --Read/write transaction
ORDER BY dt.database_transaction_begin_time

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