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Async stats update causing blocking

I recently encountered an issue where an index rebuild set to wait_at_low_priority ended up blocking an asynchronous statistics update.
This interaction led to a large blocking chain where queries were...

2024-07-03 (first published: )

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Advent of Code 2022

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Advent of Code is an annual event in which participants solve a series of coding puzzles. It typically begins on December 1 and runs through the end of the...

2022-12-23 (first published: )

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T-SQL Tuesday #156 - Wrap Up

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Thank you everyone for participating! There is a total of 15 submissions and thanks to them, I’ve widened my perspective.
The order of the posts is chosen at random.
Greg Moore
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2022-11-17

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A Valid Type?

What happens when I run this code in SQL Server 2019?

DECLARE @variable CURSOR;

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