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I don't have a solution (still looking), but I do have some advice. Before you start anything as drastic as database restores, try simply restarting the server. When...
June 11, 2013 at 11:17 am
Evil Kraig F (1/22/2012)
Peter Schott (1/22/2012)
So overrides were put in place in certain places, the cart was modified, etc etc. Eventually this cart proc became about 30 pages long,...
February 6, 2012 at 2:50 pm
January 21, 2012 at 6:16 pm
I know some people involved in one that might possibly win the award for the worst ever.
The scene: development of an on-line pharmacy. Users would be entering personal...
May 4, 2011 at 1:46 pm
As far as I can tell from my own experience, there is always a list of things about which we say, "you know, we could improve the [X] of [Y]...
February 11, 2011 at 12:58 pm
I am genuinely interested in the topic of energy efficiency in the IT industry and would love to hear (and contribute) ideas about a government's proper role, or lack of...
February 1, 2011 at 10:06 am
Your points are well taken, although in some of the examples (e.g., military industrial complex) government ineffectiveness greatly contributed to the problem rather than offset it.
But I think you missed...
January 31, 2011 at 5:37 pm
Thank you for bringing us back to the original topic.
It is true that sometimes government is the only way to get something important, expensive, or highly unpleasant, done. For...
January 31, 2011 at 3:41 pm
Both points made so far--configuration complexity and lack of visibility--are valid.
I think one thing that may help a lot would be to get a good blog or article, possibly on...
June 2, 2010 at 5:16 pm
Brandie Tarvin (4/27/2010)
April 28, 2010 at 12:32 pm
In terms of "what could go wrong," besides being slow, I'd be worried about space in your transaction log. I can't tell from your description but if you're using...
April 28, 2010 at 12:26 pm
Regarding the statement that you could see changes in the dates when you used CREATE, but not when you use ALTER, with the queries provided in this tread...
What version of...
April 28, 2010 at 12:13 pm
I suppose I didn't make my point clear. Sure, if the quick prototype that's added value out there in production for three years suddenly breaks, then with a little...
October 6, 2009 at 3:35 pm
Phil is right on the mark.
I've often championed Agile Development in response to the big, fat practices common to corporate IT. My only complaint about Phil's editorial is that it...
October 5, 2009 at 3:12 pm
This thread help me out today since I had the same problem as Matt.
If it's any help to someone else, restarting the SQL Server instance was enough to...
March 27, 2009 at 4:06 pm