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Hi,

I am getting the below error error message.

The log for database 'Commun' is not available. Check the event log for related error messages. Resolve any errors and restart the database.

when i ran the dbcc check command it is giving the below error message.

Msg 1823, Level 16, State 2, Line 1
A database snapshot cannot be created because it failed to start.
Msg 7928, Level 16, State 1, Line 1
The database snapshot for online checks could not be created. Either the reason is given in a previous error or one of the underlying volumes does not support sparse files or alternate streams. Attempting to get exclusive access to run checks offline.
Msg 5030, Level 16, State 12, Line 1
The database could not be exclusively locked to perform the operation.
Msg 7926, Level 16, State 1, Line 1
Check statement aborted. The database could not be checked as a database snapshot could not be created and the database or table could not be locked. See Books Online for details of when this behavior is expected and what workarounds exist. Also see previous errors for more details.
Msg 1823, Level 16, State 2, Line 1
A database snapshot cannot be created because it failed to start.
Msg 7928, Level 16, State 1, Line 1
The database snapshot for online checks could not be created. Either the reason is given in a previous error or one of the underlying volumes does not support sparse files or alternate streams. Attempting to get exclusive access to run checks offline.
Msg 5030, Level 16, State 12, Line 1
The database could not be exclusively locked to perform the operation.
Msg 7926, Level 16, State 1, Line 1
Check statement aborted. The database could not be checked as a database snapshot could not be created and the database or table could not be locked. See Books Online for details of when this behavior is expected and what workarounds exist. Also see previous errors for more details.
Msg 9001, Level 21, State 1, Line 1
The log for database 'Commun' is not available. Check the event log for related error messages. Resolve any errors and restart the database.

can anyone please help me

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Are there any earlier error messages?

Is the log file present where it should be? Is the drive online, etc? What's the state of the database?


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First and foremost if this is a production database look for a proper downtime window.

Also attempt a database backup before trying out anything, but that may fail again.

as a first step you can try this ;

execute the following command

use <databasename>
go

This will change the database context, then execute

sp_helpfile
go

Then note down the location of the log file from the sp_helpfile output

Then search if the file exists physically in the file system.

if the file exists than you can try detaching the database, you will still get an error during detach but the database will be detached.

to be on the safer side you can also backup the database files after they are detached.

and then you can attempt attachign the database files again.

Hope you do not have to go through the service restart to resolve the issue.

Good Luck.



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You've seen the message:
The log for database 'Commun' is not available. Check the event log for related error messages. Resolve any errors and restart the database.


it says ...check the eventlog...

I would take a look at the sqlserver errorlog file and search for messages related to that db.

Keep in mind you may need to search more than one copy of the errorlog.
(errorlog.1, errorlog.2,...)

Post your findings and we may be able to help out further.

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Hi,

This is the error log message before that issue happened.

Transaction (Process ID 12) was deadlocked on lock resources with another process and has been chosen as the deadlock victim. Rerun the transaction.

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That's not interesting (and shouldn't be in the SQL error log anyway)

Is the log file present where it should be? Is the drive online, etc? What's the state of the database?



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Hi,

The log file for the database is present and the drive is online on the server.

Log files of other databases are present on the same drives and they run without any issues on the server

The status of the database is online and log_reuse_wait_desc is database_snapshot_creation

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Hi

The Log file of the database is present where it is supposed to be.The drive on which the log file is present is online.

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Ok, so what's the problem? Was it just in running CheckDB?


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Hi ,

The required information is present in the current SQL Server Error Log.

It is not present in the Archive #1 SQL Server Error Log.

Information related to this Log file is not found in the Error Logs.

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