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updatetext writetext in full recovery mode


updatetext writetext in full recovery mode

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Hi Folks,

has anyone experienced any problems using updatetext or writetext on an ntext field in full recovery mode for a database.


The reason why I am asking is because the msdn help has examples of turning the full recovery mode off before using updatetext, writetext and I read somewhere the functions use a lot of log space.
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If you can, convert your ntext column to nvarchar(max), and you won't have to worry about updatetext or writetext. You can just use regular string functions and operators.
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