I am rebuilding the indexes for a database that's 120GB on my laptop. My laptop has windows 7 64bit, 4GB Mem and 275GB HD. I am using 64bit SQL Server 2008 Standard edition R2. Currently I am using this as test environment as I have scheduled for an index rebuild on prod. env. for tonight.
On my laptop I am getting the following error after running the rebuild index code for 4 hrs:
Msg 802, Level 17, State 20, Line 1
There is insufficient memory available in the buffer pool.
the prod server is a SAN based DL385 with 8core processor and has sql server 2008 std ed. sp1. I have increased the size of tran log to 50GB for this database and will make sure I take a tran log backup before starting this rebuild job. Any ideas on what kind of issues I might face as I am not getting a chance to test it before implementing on actual prod. environment.
Please provide me with your guidelines. Your help is much appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
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