Why not just shrink it with DBCC SHRINKFILE commands and/or create mulitple files?
How about because if you try to do a shrink on temp db while the server is in other than a single user mode, you could end up corrupting databases.
Also, shrinking Temp DB is normally a futile exercise unless you've found out and fixed whatever made it grow beyond expectations.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
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.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is usually not.
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