Using the return value of a SQL Restore script

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SQL
SQL Restore
SQL Server
I am trying to use the return value of a SQL Restore script executed with SQLCMD, so that my batch script can report on the succes or failure of the restore. I am having difficulty getting the script to return the result of the backup or restore process. Do you have any suggestions? The follwoing succesfully restores the database but returns a -100 error code:
SQLCMD -S SERVERNAME -Q "exit(RESTORE DATABASE [PremiumAutomation] FROM  DISK = N'C:SQLBackupsHotBackupPremiumAutomationRest.bak' WITH  FILE = 1,  NOUNLOAD,  REPLACE,  STATS = 10)" -o FolderNameRestore.Log

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You can use SQLCMD <b>-b</b> to return a nonzero exit code when the SQL batch fails.
You can then check the ERRORLEVEL in the batch to determine if the outcome was succesfull

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