VERY useful. Thank you for taking the time to put it together.
On TF 8666... the description is a bit unremarkable as to what it can actually be used for. For example, one of the things that it causes to be included in execution plans are the names of the stats it used to come up with the plan. Using a bit o' XML magic and over time, it allows you to clearly identify which stats are actually in use so that you can delete unused stats.
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.
"Change is inevitable... change for the better is not".
"Dear Lord... I'm a DBA so please give me patience because, if you give me strength, I'm going to need bail money too!"
How to post code problems
How to Post Performance Problems
Create a Tally Function (fnTally)