Jeff Moden (6/17/2013)
then you could use TRUNCATE instead of DELETE and that will be minimally logged.
Technically truncate is fully logged. It just logs the page deallocations like a drop table does rather than the rows as delete does.
Agreed. I probably shouldn't have used the words "minimally logged" here but the effect is nearly the same.
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 not.
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