Archives: March 2013
A short and sweet post for a gorgeous morning -
Have you seen a file with extension .wrk in the log shipping copy folder ?
What is this all about, Curious? Then here is the answer -
When the transaction log backup files are copied from the primary server to… Read more
Here comes CU 3 (Build 11.0.3349.0.) for SQLServer 2012 SP1. You can download the same from
Similar to CU2 there are some interesting hotfixes which are included in this CU release, and its worth testing it out.
The ones which attracted my attention are -
CU2 for SQLServer 2012 SP1 is one key update which you should review and deploy if found necessary. I have found this very much needed for all my SQL2012 SP1 deployments. This CU contains a very important fix(KB2793634).
Note - The choice to deploy CU2 or just the fix (KB2793634)… Read more
Adding a linked server is an easy task which can be done at any point of time. I was under this same assumption until I came across a strange scenario.
Here is the scenario for you all.
Use SSMS to create a New Linked Server and choose provider as ‘Oracle… Read more