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Please get rid of this constant, useless job alert!!!!!!!


Please get rid of this constant, useless job alert!!!!!!!

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Rod Falanga
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I've been getting this email from the SQL Server Central website's daily for at least 2 months, notifying me of a job which has been closed at least 2 months. The email reads:

Senior ASP.NETDeveloper, C#, SQL Server, Visual Studio, Team Foundati
WSI Nationwide
New York, NY

PLEASE STOP IT! I CANNOT APPLY FOR A JOB THAT HAS BEEN CLOSED!
PLEASE STOP IT! I CANNOT APPLY FOR A JOB THAT HAS BEEN CLOSED!
PLEASE STOP IT! I CANNOT APPLY FOR A JOB THAT HAS BEEN CLOSED!



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Rod,

Send an email to webmaster@sqlservercentral.com if no one get's back to you on this post and the responses don't quit.

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur. -- Red Adair

When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 318 is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. Wink

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I've sent a message over to one of the Redgaters who looks after this sort of thing.
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Job alerts are controlled by a third-party company, so there's no button I can press to make them stop immediately. I'll get in touch with them and ask them to remove this job from their system, I'll let you know how I get on.
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dave.convery@red-gate.com - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 2:52 AM
Job alerts are controlled by a third-party company, so there's no button I can press to make them stop immediately. I'll get in touch with them and ask them to remove this job from their system, I'll let you know how I get on.


Very cool, Dave. While we have your attention, rumor also has it that an upgrade was supposed to occur on the forum software in November (and I had worked with the 3rd party developer specifically on the aspects of posting code and the use of formatting features for non-code) to fix some of the posting problems. Did anything come of that?

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur. -- Red Adair

When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 318 is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. Wink

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Jeff Moden - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 6:29 AM
dave.convery@red-gate.com - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 2:52 AM
Job alerts are controlled by a third-party company, so there's no button I can press to make them stop immediately. I'll get in touch with them and ask them to remove this job from their system, I'll let you know how I get on.


Very cool, Dave. While we have your attention, rumor also has it that an upgrade was supposed to occur on the forum software in November (and I had worked with the 3rd party developer specifically on the aspects of posting code and the use of formatting features for non-code) to fix some of the posting problems. Did anything come of that?


I had assumed that nothing happened with this. That company contacted me about helping with testing but after I responded that I would be willing to help I never heard anything else. Odd since they were very responsive during testing of the major upgrade last year or whenever that was.

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I've not heard anything from JobThread yet, but hopefully they'll answer my ticket before tomorrow's batch of alerts goes out. I'll chase them when I'm back in tomorrow if not.
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Re: the forum changes, we had hoped to work on the upgrade in November, but the devs were pulled for some time-sensitive work. We're now hoping to get started in February.
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dave.convery@red-gate.com - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 10:35 AM
Re: the forum changes, we had hoped to work on the upgrade in November, but the devs were pulled for some time-sensitive work. We're now hoping to get started in February.


Thanks for the update, Dave.

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur. -- Red Adair

When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 318 is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. Wink

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dave.convery@red-gate.com - Tuesday, December 19, 2017 10:35 AM
Re: the forum changes, we had hoped to work on the upgrade in November, but the devs were pulled for some time-sensitive work. We're now hoping to get started in February.


BTW... the ultimate goal for posted code should be to simply copy and paste it into an SQL Code window and have the same colors and leading spaces that are available in SSMS... like we used to do before the upgrade.

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur. -- Red Adair

When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 318 is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. Wink

Helpful Links:
How to post code problems
How to post performance problems
Forum FAQs
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