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How to check whether Content Database is read-only or not using client context ? we can easily get using server object model but how to do this with Client Object Model

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AFAIK, using the existing services; it is not possible to access the content database informations from Client Object model or services. As a work around you can create your own WCF service and deploy it in SharePoint, which can provide your required data.

  1. How to Customize WCF Services in SharePoint 2010

  2. SharePoint 2010: Create Custom WCF Service

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