How to check Log shipping status in SQL Server 2008:
SQL server recovery model has to be Full recovery mode for log shipping which allows log backups.
sql server database log backup is shiped and restore from one server or Primary to another server Secondary/destination server. Reports can be run from Secondary server for business needs. Using sql server nolock is recommended if dirty reads are allowed for reporting purposes.
This can be done by two methods:
1.By using the standard report on Instance level for Transaction log shipping status both on Primary and each secondary/destination servers individually.
On the Primary/source server, it shows when backup jobs succeeded.
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